For, I am sure that you know that the kingdom of heaven is promised and given by the Lord only to the poor, because as long as something temporal is the object of love, the fruit of charity is lost.

~St. Clare of Assisi, First Letter to Agnes of Prague

2010-01-28T13:47:42+00:00 January 28th, 2010|Poverty, St. Clare of Assisi|1 Comment

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