Peculiar People

images-1It is a bad world, Donatus, an incredibly bad world. But I have discovered in the midst of it a quiet and good people who have learned the great secret of life. They have found a joy and wisdom which is a thousand times better than any of the pleasures of our sinful life. They are despised and persecuted, but they care not. They are masters of their souls. They have overcome the world. These people, Donatus, are Christians. . . and I am one of them.

― Cyprian,
3rd century bishop of Carthage

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Published in: on 07/29/2016 at 14:09  Comments (1)  
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