1. Then Baldad the Suhite answered by saying:

2. Power and terror are with him that makes a pact with those in high places.

3. Is there any limit to the number of his soldiers or to the number of those over whom his light rises?

4. Is it right for man to compare himself to God, or to appear pure though he is born of woman?

5. Behold, even the moon is not radiant, and the stars are not pure, in his sight.

6. Is man much more than rottenness and the son of man much more than worms?





Por que a tentação passada deixa na alma uma certa perturbação? perguntou um penitente a Padre Pio. Ele respondeu: “Você já presenciou um tremor de terra? Quando tudo estremece a sua volta, você também é sacudido; no entanto, não necessariamente fica enterrado nos destroços!” São Padre Pio de Pietrelcina