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Tag: Amma Sarah

Saying from Amma Sarah

Spirituality
It is good to give alms for people's sake.  Even if it is done only to please others, through it one can begin to seek to please God. ~Amma Sarah, Desert Mother The Forgotten Desert Mothers, Laura Swan, Paulist Press, 2001, p. 40

Saying from Amma Sarah

Spirituality
Amma Sarah said, "If I prayed God that all people should approve of my conduct, I should find myself a penitent at the door of each one, but I shall pray that my heart may be pure toward all." ~Amma Sarah, Desert Mother The Forgotten Desert Mothers, Laura Swan, Paulist Press, 2001, p. 39