Sunday, January 5, 2014

St. Catherine of Genoa on the Call to Holiness

If the creature knew the height to which God is prepared to raise him in this life, he would never rest, but on the contrary would feel a certain craving, a vehement desire to reach quickly that ultimate perfection, and would think himself in hell until he had obtained it.


Source: St. Catherine of Genoa, The Life and Doctrine of St. Catherine of Genoa, ch. 9.

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