Pada awalnya manusialah yang menciptakan kebiasaan. Namun lama kelamaan, kebiasaanlah yang menentukan tingkah laku manusia. Ada seorang yang hidupnya amat miskin. Namun walaupun ia miskin ia tetap rajin membaca. Suatu hari secara tak sengaja ia membaca sebuah buku kuno.
If ‘weight’ is measured by the ‘kilograms’ unit, if ‘far’ is measured by ‘mile’ unit, if ‘height’ is measured by ‘feet’ unit, by what is ‘love’ measured by? Love is measured by how much sacrifices one has done. The question “How much love do you have?” equals to “How many sacrifices have you done?” The question “How deep A loves B?
Station of the Cross is one of my favorite prayers. I try to never skip it during Lent season every year. I love this prayer because this really speak about the most supreme love and core of the Christianity : Christ suffering. There are 14 stations: 1st Station: Jesus is condemned to death 2nd Station: Jesus carries His cross 3rd Station: Jesus falls the first time 4th Station: Jesus meets his mother 5th Station: Simon of Cyrene helps Jesus to carry his cross 6th Station: Veronica wipes the face of Jesus 7th Station: Jesus falls the second time 8th Station: Jesus meets the women of Jerusalem 9th Station: Jesus falls a third time 10th Station: Jesus clothes are taken away 11th Station: Jesus is nailed to the cross 12th Station: Jesus dies on the cross 13th Station: The body of Jesus is taken down from the cross 14th Station: Jesus is laid in the tomb In each prayer I join, I always ask myself, which station do you like the most today? Why?