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UNUSUAL SOMETIMES BIZARRE WEIRD SAINT'S STORY OF THE CATHOLIC CHURCH

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Tempted by Satan with bunch of Naked Women...
TO THE MEN THE LAYS AND RELIGIOUS ASK YOURSELF THIS .. CAN I CONTROL MYSELF, BE FAITHFUL TO MY WIFE,GF, OR THE VOW OF PRIESTLY CELEBACY, IF IM ALONE SURROUNDED BY BEAUTIFUL NAKED WOMEN IN A DESERT OR SOMEWHERE IN AN ISOLATED ISLAND?
Catholics Saints rejected by BAC or Anti Catholics are exemplary great Models of Purity and Chastity cause our Saints have great devotions to the Mother of Christ the Virgin Mary and they followed and Imitate her Virtues like Humility, Simplicity, Poverty etc etc all canonized Catholic Saints are pure in heart body and soul..and meet one of the very many..
Saint Anthony "the Great", the "Father of Monks", ranks with those saints whose life exercised a profound influence upon succeeding generations. He was born in Middle Egypt (about 250) of distinguished parents. After their untimely deaths, he dedicated himself wholly to acts of mortification.
One day while in church he heard the words of the Gospel: "If you wish to be perfect, go, sell what you have, and give it to the poor" (Matt. 19:21). It seemed as if Christ had spoken to him personally, giving a command he must obey. Without delay he sold his property, gave the proceeds to the poor, and went into the desert (about 270). When overcome by fatigue, his bed was the hard ground. He fasted rigorously, ate only bread and salt, and drank only water. Nor would he take food before sundown; at times he passed two days without any nourishment. Often, too, he spent whole nights in prayer.
The saint suffered repeatedly from diabolical attacks, but these merely made him more steadfast in virtue. He would encourage his disciples in their struggle with the devil with such words: "Believe me; the devil fears the vigils of pious souls, and their fastings, their voluntary poverty, their loving compassion, their humility, but most of all their ardent love of Christ our Lord. As soon as he sees the sign of the Cross, he flees in terror."
According to the story, St. Anthony’s temptations were visited upon him by Satan in the form of sexual seductresses. Satan would send bunch of naked women to temp Anthony and to distract him from his prayers ..they would dance naked and hug him to submit to them,but Anthony fought all these sexual temptations and won.. On one occasion, frustrated with St. Anthony’s resistance to the pleasures of the flesh, the Devil beat Anthony severely and left him for dead. He only survived due to the ministrations of a neighbor, who found him when bringing bread to the Saint.
St. Anthony lived in solitude for about twenty years. "His was a perfectly purified soul. No pain could annoy him, no pleasure bind him. In him was neither laughter nor sadness. The sight of the crowd did not trouble him, and the warm greetings of so many men did not move him. In a word, he was thoroughly immune to the vanities of the world, like a man unswervingly governed by reason, established in inner peace and harmony."
He died in 356 on Mount Kolzin by the Red Sea, 105 years old. A year later his friend, the fearless bishop and confessor St. Athanasius, wrote his biography, which for centuries became the classic handbook of ascetics. As seen by St. Anthony, the purpose of asceticism is not to destroy the body but to bring it into subjection, re-establishing man's original harmonious integrity, his true God-given nature.
MARIAN PRAYER FOR PURITY
Mary, Mother most pure, and Joseph, chaste guardian of the Virgin, to you I entrust the purity of my soul and body. I beg you to plead with God for me that I may never for the remainder of my life soil my soul by any sin of impurity. I earnestly wish to be pure in thought, word and deed in imitation of your own holy purity. Obtain for me a deep sense of modesty, which will be reflected in my external conduct. Protect my eyes, the windows of my soul, from anything that might dim the luster of a heart that must mirror only Christ-like purity. And when the “Bread of Angels” becomes my food in Holy Communion, seal my heart forever against the suggestions of sinful pleasures. Finally, may I be among the number of those of whom Jesus spoke, “Blessed are the pure of heart for they shall see God.” Amen.
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