Memorable quotes from Father Luke
1. We should be selfless and not
2. Some people are so full of anxieties that they do not know when
comes into their lives.
3. If the Blessed Mother is truly appearing
in Medjugorje, She is always
complaining that we do not heed her messages of
pray, pray, pray.
4. To surrender takes humility.
5. What does it mean to
surrender? It means you are obedient.
6. The Mother of GOD surrendered. She
7. St Joseph surrendered by taking up His family and
8. Our Lord calls us to live His life.
9. Christian means the
anointed one in Christ.
10. We must pray from the heart.
yourself in the presence of GOD and you will pray from the heart.
who have had abortions are wounded, and they are still suffering.
person who has an abortion is automatically excommunicated from
Church. We can forgive the excommunication in confession.
Ask yourself, what would Jesus do? Then do it.
15. The effects of original
sin are still within us.
16. We not only have the weakness of the flesh, but
we are dealing with the
evils of the world.
17. The devil will tempt
the ones who are striving for the holy life, much more
must rebuke him (the devil) every time.
19. You are not tempted beyond your
20. The world is tempted more today than any other time in the
21. We have to win the battle of life.
The doctor doesn't know everything.
23. My sister in law made rosaries and
she always prayed for the people who
24. We need to thank
GOD for all the blessings and gifts He has given us.
25. The Mass is the
26. We pray most of the time for the things of this world and
they are not
27. HE remains with us day and
28. We take His blessings and gifts for granted.
29. HE is in
charge of the world.
30. We need to pray our morning prayers, and the best
morning prayer is the
Mass. What blessings we receive by attending
31. The Mystical Mass prayer was written after 40 years of
32. When you pray the Mystical Mass Rosary it is more
meritorious than all other prayers put
33. Praying the rosary without the Mystical Mass Rosary, is like a
water in the ocean. Why not pray the whole ocean?
34. If you
could see what GOD The Father showed me (in Heaven), you would
pray the rosary any other way.
35. The messages fall on deaf ears. Again I
have to ask why?
36. We must not be people that just pussy-foot
37. If you are working, you could be praying.
38. If you are
walking, you could be praying.
39. If you are driving, you could be
40. You must pray all the time.
41. When you don't know how to
pray, you have to start. You have to have a
42. GOD the
Father was so pleased when Jesus said in the Garden of Gethsemane,
not My will be done, but Thine."
43. What we need to do is to pray for peace
in the world.
44. The Rosary is the weapon to bring about conversion and
45. We should rejoice that we have such a voracious leader in our
46. GOD has entrusted the child to the parents.
47. Children, if
they are guided properly and loved dearly, they will respond.
48. It is not
an easy task to raise children properly.
49. It is the parents duty to have a
peaceful home, as much as possible.
50. GOD the Father is a loving Father, a
forgiving Father, a merciful Father.
51. GOD does not want people to
52. Help our young people to understand what married life is.
You have to learn parenting by becoming a parent.
54. With GODS help, you can
take up your Cross and follow Him.
55. The child is to bring a unity to the
56. We have to help young people to raise children the right
57. Grandparents should not be forced to raise a second family.
Women today run away from motherhood.
59. The reason why family life is in so
much trouble is that GOD is not the
center of it.
60. Our Church is the
fastest growing Church in the world. We have one billion
Catholics in the
61. Other Christian Churches are falling apart.
62. He is a
person of hope. (the Pope)
63. Communism, that atheistic, godless way of
64. We see in our Church, paganism.
65. Young people are not taught
correctly, and they behave in a pagan way.
66. We have to accept the faith
and embrace the faith.
67. My brother took his wife to the hospital yesterday
and he was the only
one to come home.
68. We just don't know when we
69. Death is just a heartbeat away.
70. Women have a quality, if
they are with GOD, to bring out the best in
71. You can
never waste your time in prayer.
72. The image you have here (St Dominics) of
the Blessed Mother, I have seen
it, and I believe in it.
Holy Spirit should guide you and direct you, unless you have a
that has to be answered.
74. So many people think I am their spiritual
director, but they never contact
me. How can I direct them if they never
write or call me?
75. A spiritual director has absolutely full responsibility
before GOD, of the
souls he is directing.
76. GOD asked me to pray a 15
decade rosary every day. I told Him He would
have to provide one for me since
I didn't have one. Later, I went to visit
the 'Little Rose Ferron' home, and
as I waited outside a woman I had not
met before, stopped and said she
had something for me, but she had to go
home to get it. She came back
in about a half hour and said, "I don't know
why, but I have to give this to
you." It was a 15 decade rosary.
77. In spite of the news you see, it is a
good time to be alive.
78. We are in the end times.
79. That is what She
promised, and that is what it will be.
80. It would be foolish to ignore our
81. The reason we do not have peace in the world is that we do
82. She (Mary) says we do not do penance.
83. People say they
have no power over satan and they wonder why.
84. It is the duty of the
parents to teach the children the truth.
85. You cannot change any person,
you have to leave that to GOD.
86. What is the climate in your family?
GOD gives a vocation at a very early age, usually.
88. This was the year to
examine our conscience.
89. Next year (1996) will be devoted to the Holy
90. One of the greatest sins ever committed is the sin against human
91. Do not be afraid to tell the truth.
92. Do not be fearful or
afraid to speak out.
93. The Holy Father is the leader of our world.
We can't be guided by visions or locutions or ecstasies.
95. If you get
bogged down in visions, etc, you can't advance your
96. HE waits on you until you give Him permission.
HE gave you free will.
97. By the gift of knowledge he will let you see the
difference between the
natural and the supernatural.
98. The Blessed
Mother begs us to change our lives.
99. The people who take a three year
course in spiritual direction do not learn
100. If you have a
spiritual director, talk to that person, write to that
Father Luke Zimmer, SS.CC. August 3, 1923 - January 7,
Ordained June 5, 1954...
We miss you Fr. Luke...
"Thou Art a Priest Forever According to the Order of
Compiled by Bob
March 16, 2008
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