John Henry Newman

(21 February 1801 – 11 August 1890 / London, England)

A Meditation


God has created me to do Him some definite service. He has committed some work
to me which He has not committed to another I am a link in a chain, a bond of connection
between persons. He has not created me for naught. I shall do good.
I shall do His work.

Submitted: Thursday, May 24, 2012
Edited: Tuesday, May 29, 2012

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