Journey Through Lent With Saints Vincent and Louise

by | Apr 9, 2022 | Formation

Today’s quote:

Something else to which you must pay very close attention is to be very dependent on the guidance of the Son of God; I mean that, when you have to take action, you should make this reflection: ‘Is this in conformity with the maxims of the Son of God?’ If you see that it is, then say, ‘Fine, let’s do it.’ If it isn’t, then say, ‘I’ll do nothing of the sort.’

Vincent de Paul (Volume: 11 | Page#: 314) Advice to Antoine Durand, 1656

What did Jesus teach us in the Sermon on the Mount and at his Last Supper?


Quotes sources: Saint Vincent de Paul / Correspondence, Conferences, Documents; Brooklyn, NY: New City Press, 1999; Pierre Coste, Editor. Spiritual writings of Louise de Marillac. Edited and translated from the original French edition by Louise Sullivan, D.C. Brooklyn, New York: New City Press, 1991.


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