The second mystery of the life of Christ that marked deeply the spirituality of Brother Charles was Nazareth. It is a coherent way of life with the mystery of the incarnation among the poor: “Jesus went to Nazareth, the place of the hidden life, of the common life, of the life of family, of prayer, work, darkness, silent virtues, practiced having as witnesses God, his friends and neighbors. Nazareth is the place where the life of the majority of the people passes. We have to respect infinitely the smallest of our brothers…And mix with them. Let us be one of them in the measure that God wants…And treat them fraternally so as to have in the end the honor and the joy to be accepted as one of them”

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