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Wie Newman katholisch wurde

Ref.: Prof. Dr. Hanna-Barbara Gerl-Falkowitz, Mitschnitt vom Kongress "Freude am Glauben" 2010 in Fulda.

Gebet von Kardinal John Henry Newman:
Lead, kindly Light, amid th’encircling gloom, lead Thou me on! The night is dark, and I am far from home; lead Thou me on! Keep Thou my feet; I do not ask to see The distant scene; one step enough for me. I was not ever thus, nor prayed that Thou shouldst lead me on; I loved to choose and see my path; but now lead Thou me on! I loved the garish day, and, spite of fears, Pride ruled my will. Remember not past years! So long Thy power hath blest me, sure it …

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