Alcuin of York…

…judges Francis’ idea on human suffering

  • Zeal is a certain fervor of the spirit

Zeal, taken in a good sense, is a certain fervor of the Spirit, by which the mind, all human fears forgotten, is stirred up to the defense of the truth. (Alcuin of York quoted by Saint Thomas Aquinas. Catena aurea in Jn 2: 13-17)

Print Friendly, PDF & Email