Daily Reflection – July 26

“How liable we are to err in our judgments respecting others unless we thoroughly know the motives of their actions.” – St. Elizabeth Ann Seton – How easy it is to rashly judge the actions of others! Lord, if I err regarding others, let it be...

Daily Reflection – July 25

“Evenness of temper is a particular virtue, a state which supposes an aggregate of all the virtues, an external manifestation of the peace and beauty of the interior.” – St. Vincent de Paul – How many occasions for petty aggravation come up...

Daily Reflection – July 24

“…Our vocation is to set the hearts of men on fire, to do what the Son of God did, who came to set the world on fire…” – St. Vincent de Paul – Inspire me with enthusiasm for your work, Lord, that others may be drawn closer to You by...

Daily Reflection – July 23

“The virtue of gratitude will prepare our hearts to receive the graces we need to serve the sick and poor with meekness and compassion.” – St. Louise de Marillac – Lord, I am humbled by the many ways you continually bless me and the great...

Daily Reflection – July 22

“No matter what others say or do, even if the wicked succeed, do not be troubled: commit everything to God and put your trust in him.” – St. Vincent de Paul – If I place my trust in you, Lord, I will not be concerned about what others think or...

Daily Reflection – July 21

“You know how unwilling we are to deny ourselves, how unwilling to be reproved and contradicted, how a trifling thing will make us sad, how we delight to be commended while, with a sort of natural cruelty we see blame and faults in others which we are scarcely...