the bread of life

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My God, I love you above all else
   and you I desire as my final goal.
Always and in all things,
   with my whole heart and strength I seek you.
If you do not give yourself to me,
   you give nothing;
if I do not find you,
   I find nothing.
Grant me, therefore, most loving God,
   that I may always love you for yourself above all things,
   and seek you in all things in the present life,
so that finally I may find you and keep you
   for ever in the world to come.

Thomas Bradwardine, c. 1300 – 1349, English scholastic philosopher

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“I am the bread of life,” Jesus told them. “No one who comes to me will ever be hungry, and no one who believes in me will ever be thirsty again.

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