Pope St. Gregory the Great: Proof of love

Pope Gregory the Great (?) and St Matthias

Pope Gregory the Great (?) and St Matthias (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

“The proof of love is in the works. Where love exists, it works great things. But when it ceases to act, it ceases to exist.”

 

—Pope St. Gregory the Great

 

Martin Luther: Obedience

Martin Luther, commemorated on February 18 Eva...

Martin Luther, commemorated on February 18 Evangelical Lutheran Worship. Minneapolis: Fortress Press (2006), 15. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

There is no justification without sanctification, no forgiveness without renewal of life, no real faith from which the fruits of

 

new obedience do not grow.

 

Martin Luther