By: Claudia Minden Weisz (the mother of a Rett
I asked God
asked God to take away my pride. God said, no. It is not for me to take away,
but for you to give it up.
I asked God to make my handicapped child whole. God said, no. His spirit is
whole, his body is only temporary.
I asked God to grant me patience. God said, no. Patience is a by-product of
tribulations; it isnít granted, it is earned.
I asked God to give me
happiness. God said, no. I give you blessings,
happiness is up to you.
I asked God to spare the pain. God said, no. Suffering draws you apart from
worldly cares and brings you closer to me.
I asked God to make my
spirit grow. God said, no. You must
grow on your own,
but I will prune you to make you fruitful.
I asked for
all things that I might
enjoy life. God said, no. I will give you life so that you may
enjoy all things.
I asked God to help me
others as much as He loves me. God said... Ah, at last, you have the idea.
Social Evolution: from Love to
Jesus on Love
neighbor, but who is your neighbor. Your neighbor is the one who is sent to
you from the Divine. Your neighbor can be one who is a total stranger to you
from afar. Your neighbor can be someone living close to you. But what is
true is that your neighbor is one of the Light who needs your support as
much as you need his."...
Business Plan: True Love
"If you judge people, you have no time to love
"Whenever you are confronted with an opponent,
conquer him with love."
I've learned.... That love, not time, heals all wounds...