Tag: Farewell to St. Peter’s

Jun 2021

The 19th century French Dominican, Jean-Baptiste Henri Lacordaire wrote a famous poem about the priesthood. “To live in the midst of the world without wishing its pleasures; to be a member of each family yet belonging to none; to share all suffering; to penetrate all secrets; to heal all wounds; to go from men to God and offer Him their prayers; to return from God to men to bring pardon an hope to have a heart of fire for Charity, and a heart of bronze for Chastity; to teach and to pardon,......

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