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Love is my vocation

Tom Clarkson

Love is my vocation

an imaginative story of St. Thérèse of Lisieux

by Tom Clarkson

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Published by Farrar, Straus and Young in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Thérèse, -- de Lisieux, Saint, -- 1873-1897.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTom Clarkson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX4700.T5 C715 1953
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 213 p. ;
    Number of Pages213
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18484476M

      A Vocation/Calling. A vocation is work you do for its own sake; you almost feel like you’d do it even if you didn’t get paid. The rewards of wages and prestige are peripheral to getting to use one’s passion in a satisfying way. Those in a vocation feel that their work has an effect on the greater good and an impact beyond themselves. They. “Oh my child,” she smiled, “every vocation has its cross. Go where God calls you, that is where you will love Jesus most.” The words resonated within me. Somewhere along the way I had fallen into a mentality that whichever vocation I was called to would be without trial, without struggle, without strife it would be .

    A vocation is the voice of the universe in your ear saying we want you to do this thing, use your talents and gifts and make this thing.” “Vocation, it comes from the Latin – a calling, to be called. A vocation is the highest possible pursuit you can do.” “Writing was my .   Most of all, I’m thankful for my parents and my little brothers and the priests who have taken it upon themselves to “father” my soul and my vocation. How very good our good Lord is to those who love Him, whom He calls to do His will (c.f. Romans ).

    "Not just another book on the beloved saint from Lisieux, My Vocation Is Love offers a captivating glance into the profound depth of St. Thérèse's spiritual doctrine. This refreshing, pentrating analysis shatters the all-too-common, sugary-sweet stereotypes of the youngest doctor of the Church.   Vocation is the way God intends for each of us to serve him in this life, the specific path we are each meant to take on our way to Heaven. I don’t know yet what Charlie’s vocation is, but I do know mine. And although motherhood is an integral part of it, my vocation is marriage.


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