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Bernard of Clairvaux - Quotes

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I was made a sinner by deriving my being from Adam; I am made just by being washed in the blood of Christ and not by Christ's 'words and example.' ---->>>

You wish me to tell you why and how God should be loved. My answer is that God himself is the reason he is to be loved. ---->>>

There are people who go clad in tunics and have nothing to do with furs, who nevertheless are lacking in humility. Surely humility in furs is better than pride in tunics. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: French
Born: 1090
Birthplace:
Die: 06-21, 2015
Occupation: Clergyman
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Bernard of Clairvaux (Latin: Bernardus Claraevallensis), O.Cist (1090 – 20 August 1153) was a French abbot and the primary reformer of the Cistercian order. After the death of his mother, Bernard sought admission into the Cistercian order. "Three years later, he was sent to found a new abbey at an isolated clearing in a glen known as the Val d'Absinthe, about 15 kilometres (9 (wikipedia)