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We must recognize the fact that many Nazis, Marxists and Fascists believe passionately in their fundamental rightness, and allow nothing to hinder them from their…
First of all, let it be remembered that I speak as an ex-Communist and one who has not testified before Congressional Committees, nor written works…
Men are beginning to realize that they are not individuals but persons in society, that man alone is weak and adrift, that he must seek…
Certainly we disagree with the Communist Party, as we disagree with other political parties who are trying to maintain the American way of life.
We are the nation the most powerful, the most armed and we are supplying arms and money to the rest of the world where we…
It is easier to have faith that God will support each House of Hospitality and Farming Commune and supply our needs in the way of…
Words are as strong and powerful as bombs, as napalm.
We cannot build up the idea of the apostolate of the laity without the foundation of the liturgy.
Women think with their whole bodies and they see things as a whole more than men do.
Don’t call me a saint. I don’t want to be dismissed so easily.
As for ourselves, yes, we must be meek, bear injustice, malice, rash judgment. We must turn the other cheek, give up our cloak, go a…
Knitting is very conducive to thought. It is nice to knit a while, put down the needles, write a while, then take up the sock…
Together with the Works of Mercy, feeding, clothing and sheltering our brothers, we must indoctrinate.
Our faith is stronger than death, our philosophy is firmer than flesh, and the spread of the Kingdom of God upon the earth is more…
I believe that we must reach our brother, never toning down our fundamental oppositions, but meeting him when he asks to be met, with a…
The legal battle against segregation is won, but the community battle goes on.
I firmly believe that our salvation depends on the poor.
They cannot see that we must lay one brick at a time, take one step at a time.
The greatest challenge of the day is: how to bring about a revolution of the heart, a revolution which has to start with each one…
We believe in loving our brothers regardless of race, color or creed and we believe in showing this love by working for better conditions immediately…
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