Reflections from the Saints: Phillip Neri on Humility

St. Philip Romolo Neri (Filippo de' Neri; know...
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Humility is the safeguard of chastity. In the matter of purity, there is no greater danger than not fearing danger. When a person puts himself in an occasion of sin, saying, “I shall not fall,” it is almost an infallible sign that he will fall, and with great injury to his soul. We must specifically and regularly pray for God’s assistance and not rely on our own strength.

– St. Phillip Neri

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