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HOLINESS THROUGH MARY
Human respect, often called common prudence, respect for the opinions of others, and the like, paralyses the powers of action of those who are called to be apostles and reduces works for souls to triviality.
Living in the midst of great communities of pagans or non-Catholics or the lapsed, the faithful make little or no effort to convert them and the graces God offers are returned unused.
Growing up, I longed for the day that I would hold my own little baby in my arms. I love children and I knew that I would love to be a mother. I dreamt about the first time that I would be pregnant and what it might feel like. I thought it would be wonderful, scary and exhilarating all at the same time and at the end I would get the sweet gift of holding my child in my arms.