We have all known the long loneliness, and we have found that the answer is community.
By: Dorothy Day
Love casts out fear, but we have to get over the fear in order to get close enough to love them.
Men are beginning to realize that they are not individuals but persons in society, that man alone is weak and adrift, that he must seek strength in common action.
Dont call me a saint. I dont want to be dismissed so easily.
When we have spiritual reading at meals, when we have the rosary at night, when we have study groups, forums, when we go out to distribute literature at meetings, or sell it on the street corners, Christ is there with us.
Our faith is stronger than death, our philosophy is firmer than flesh, and the spread of the Kingdom of God upon the earth is more sublime and more compelling.
Words are as strong and powerful as bombs, as napalm.
The legal battle against segregation is won, but the community battle goes on.
I firmly believe that our salvation depends on the poor.
Knitting is very conducive to thought. It is nice to knit a while, put down the needles, write a while, then take up the sock again.
It is easier to have faith that God will support each House of Hospitality and Farming Commune and supply our needs in the way of food and money to pay bills, than it is to keep a strong, hearty, living faith in each individual around us - to see Christ in him.
They cannot see that we must lay one brick at a time, take one step at a time.
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