Saint Albert the Great

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Fresco of Albertus Magnus, by Tommaso da Modena, 1352

“It is by the path of love, which is charity, that God draws near to man, and man to God.
But where charity is not found, God cannot dwell.
If, then, we possess charity, we possess God, for ‘God is Charity’.” (ref. 1 John 4:8)

St. Albert the Great


Feast of the Dedication of the Lateran Basilica in Rome

St. John Lateran Basilica

St. John Lateran Basilica

“St. John Lateran is the parish church of all Catholics, because it is the pope’s cathedral. This church is the spiritual home of the people who are the Church.”

Know ye not that ye are the temple of God, and that the Spirit of God dwelleth in you? If any man defile the temple of God, him shall God destroy; for the temple of God is holy, which temple ye are.

1 Corinthians 3:16-17