Pathway of Pain
If my days were untroubled and my heart always light,
would I seek that fair land where there is no night?
If I never grew weary with the weight of my load,
would I search for Godīs peace at the end of the road?
If I never knew sickness and never felt pain,
would I search for a hand to help and sustain?
If I walked without sorrow and lived without loss,
would my soul seek solace at the foot of the cross?
If all I desired was mine day by day,
would I kneel before God and earnestly pray?
If God sent no winter to freeze me with fear ,
would I yearn for the warmth of Spring every year?
I ask myself these things and the answer is plain,
if my life were pleasure and I never knew pain
I’d seek God less often and need Him much less,
for God is sought more often in times of distress.
And no one knows God or sees Him as plain
as those who have met Him on the "Pathway of Pain."
- Author Unknown -
- Foundation Marypages -
Our foundation has the
objective to develop, expand and maintain the Marypages website to
promote the Roman Catholic belief and especially the Devotion of Our
Blessed Mother, Mary.
With your financial support you will make this possible.
Marypages can only
survive with your help!
You can become a donator of our foundation by
donating at least 20 Euro per year. We will then offer you:
If your donation is 50 Euro or
higher, then you will also receive a beautiful rosary from
Lourdes. In the rosary is a little holy water from the source in
Any extra income generated will be donated to
compassionate projects with a Catholic basis. We are registered at the
Chamber of Commerce Flevoland under number 39100629.
To make a donation, please click the button below.
God bless you.