TOP 20 John of the Cross Quotes

TOP 20 John of the Cross Quotes

TOP 20 John of the Cross Quotes.
Wallpapers –…

“Silence is God’s first language.”
— John of the Cross (00:00)

“God leads every soul by a separate path.”
— John of the Cross (00:07)

“In the dark night of the soul, bright flows the river of God.”
— John of the Cross (00:14)

“Contemplation is nothing else but a secret, peaceful, and loving infusion of God, which, if admitted, will set the soul on fire with the Spirit of love.”
— John of the Cross (00:21)

“Whenever anything disagreeable or displeasing happens to you, remember Christ crucified and be silent.”
— John of the Cross (00:28)

“In the inner stillness where meditation leads, the Spirit secretly anoints the soul and heals our deepest wounds.”
— John of the Cross (00:35)

“Whoever does not seek the cross of Christ doesn’t seek the glory of Christ.”
— John of the Cross (00:42)

“Never relax, for you will not attain to the possession of true spiritual delights if first you do not learn to deny your every desire.”
— John of the Cross (00:49)

“It is great wisdom to know how to be silent and to look at neither the remarks, nor the deeds, nor the lives of others.”
— John of the Cross (00:56)

“Who teaches the soul if not God?”
— John of the Cross (01:03)

“In the twilight of life, God will not judge us on our earthly possessions and human success, but rather on how much we have loved.”
— John of the Cross (01:10)

“Do not let your “eye” be drawn by the false “beacon lamps” -of wealth, or position, or fame, or possessions. Be vigilant over your will and desires, for these are the corrupt forces that dwell within, and keep you from living free.”
— John of the Cross (01:17)

“If you lose an opportunity you will be like one who lets the bird fly away; you will never get it back.”
— John of the Cross (01:24)

“Beloved, all that is harsh and difficult I want for myself, and all that is gentle and sweet for thee.”
— John of the Cross (01:31)

“If you do not learn to deny yourself, you can make no progress in perfection.”
— John of the Cross (01:38)

“Yearning: It needs to hurt in order to be worthy of the word. Otherwise it is just wanting.”
— John of the Cross (01:45)

“Have a great love for those who contradict and fail to love you, for in this way love is begotten in a heart that has no love.”
— John of the Cross (01:52)

“God passes through the thicket of the world, and wherever His glance falls He turns all things to beauty.”
— John of the Cross (01:59)

“Desolation is a file, and the endurance of darkness is preparation for great light.”
— John of the Cross (02:06)

“Never give up prayer, and should you find dryness and difficulty, persevere in it for this very reason. God often desires to see what love your soul has, and love is not tried by ease and satisfaction.”
— John of the Cross (02:13)

Music credit: Easy Day – Kevin MacLeod

Quotes from St. John of the Cross

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s