St Bonaventure once wrote the following words: “Crux est mundi medicina”, which can be loosely translated, “The cross is the medicine for the world”. The Church is one of the oldest hospitals in the world – some patients know they’re ill; others don't. Just as every hospital is full of sick people, so every church is full of sinners. May the Physician of physicians heal us.
Englisch 1. Be thou my vision, O Lord of my heart, be all else but naught to me, save that thou art; be thou my best thought in the day and the night, both waking and sleeping, thy presence my light. 2. Be thou my wisdom, be thou my true word, be thou ever with me, and I with thee Lord; be thou my great Father, and I thy true son; be thou in me dwelling, and I with thee one. 3. Be thou my breastplate, my sword for the fight; be thou my whole armor, be thou my true might; be thou my soul's shelt…[More]