Daily Reflection – August 15

“Our Lord will counsel you what to do.” – St. Vincent de Paul – Where would I be, Lord, without your presence within me? You are always there, ready to counsel and guide me. All I have to do is ask!

Daily Reflection – August 14

“Our love of God is always opposed by our self-love, our love of one another by the miserable pride and pretension which creates jealousy, rash judgment and the pitiful dislikes and impatience which so often trouble us and wound charity.” – St....

Daily Reflection – August 13

“While we dilly-dally with our plans, God raises up others to do what he had first asked of us.” – St. Vincent de Paul – Sometimes, Lord, I am so prone to procrastinate, especially over unpleasant issues. Give me the courage to act today in one...

Daily Reflection – August 12

“Have patience, and have it in Our Lord who is pleased to try you.” – St. Vincent de Paul – Lord, when I am tempted to be impatient with others or myself, fill me with the gentleness and compassion you always showed to those in...

Daily Reflection – August 11

“How good it is to trust God! Turn to him often, then, as children look to their father and mother in their needs.” – St. Louise de Marillac – In your sight, Lord, no situation or need of my life is trivial. Help me to remember I am never...

Daily Reflection – August 10

“Whatever may happen, you must not fret but rise above it and remain in peace. No harm can befall you if God does not will it; and if he permits it, it will be for a good end since, to those who serve Him, all things turn out for the best.” – St....