Saint Josephine Bakhita - Quotations

 

"If I was to meet those slave raiders that abducted me and those who tortured me, I'd kneel down to them to kiss their hands, because, if it had not have been for them, I would not have become a Christian and religious woman."

 

"In God's will, there is great peace."

 

"It is an act of justice for the rich to help the poor."

 

"If we had no hope in the Lord, what would we do in this world?"

 

"Love the Lord and pray for those who do not know Him.  What a grace it is to know God!"

 

"The whole of my life has been God's gift."