The Joy in Loving

Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ Feb 22

'I do not think I have any special qualities. I don’t claim anything for the work. I am like a little pencil in His hand, that is all. He does the thinking, He does the writing. The pencil has nothing to do with it. The pencil has only to be allowed to be used.’

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The Joy in Loving

Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ Feb 21

"Gandhiji loved his people as God loved him and one of the most beautiful things that struck me about him was his non-violence and also his comparing the poor with the service of love for God. He said: ‘He who serves the poor serves God.’ Gandhiji’s non-violence, I understand, is not only not using guns… Continue reading Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ Feb 21

The Joy in Loving

Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ Feb 29

'Once a beggar come to me and said: ‘Everybody is giving you something. I also want to give you something.’ And he offered me a ten-paisa coin. If I accepted the money, he would go hungry, but if I didn’t he would be unhappy. I accepted it. And I felt within me, that his gift… Continue reading Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ Feb 29

The Joy in Loving

Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ Feb 18

'God is purity Himself, nothing impure can come before Him. I don’t think God can hate, because God is love and He loves us inspite of our misery and sinfulness. He is a loving Father and we have only to turn to Him. God cannot hate; God loves because He is love, but impurity is… Continue reading Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ Feb 18

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Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ Feb 19

'In Calcutta, there are visible homes for the dying. In other countries many of the young are in homes for the dying which are invisible, but none the less real. Speaking of the parable of the prodigal son, a boy inNew York told me, ‘In my family it is not the son who left us – it’s… Continue reading Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ Feb 19

The Joy in Loving

Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ Feb 18

'People today are hungry for love, which is the only answer to loneliness and great poverty. In some countries there is no hunger for bread. But people are suffering from terrible loneliness, terrible despair, terrible hatred, feeling unwanted, helpless, hopeless. They have forgotten the beauty of the human touch. They are forgetting what is human… Continue reading Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ Feb 18

The Joy in Loving

Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ Feb 15

'Holiness is the acceptance of the will of God. Holiness is not a luxury of the few. It is not meant for some people only. It is meant for you and for me. It is a simple duty. Because you learn to love, you learn to be holy, and to be able to love, you… Continue reading Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ Feb 15

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Mother Teresa’s ‘The Joy In Loving’ Feb 14

'In the face of all difficulties, doubts and objections, trust in Him, He will not let you down. If God does not grant the means, that shows He does not want you to do that particular work. If He wants it done, He will give you the means. Therefore do not worry.’