Daily Reflection – October 16

“Our Lord wants us to serve him with judgment; all the rest is indiscreet zeal.” – St. Vincent de Paul – It is hard, Lord, to make correct judgments. Be with me at those times when issues are serious and solutions hard to reach. Lord, you are...

Daily Reflection – October 15

“O Lord, keep us in thy way, direct us in thy paths, recall our wanderings, make us to hear thy voice with gladness and to rejoice in thy salvation.” – St. Elizabeth Ann Seton – Heavenly Father, when will I learn that only in you will I find...

Daily Reflection – October 14

“The will of God cannot be made known to us more clearly than when events happen without our concurrence or contrary to what we had asked.” – St. Vincent de Paul – When things don’t go as I planned, Lord, help me to see with the eyes of...

Daily Reflection – October 13

“God is all powerful, while we are weak. We make virtue consist in what it is not; it cannot be found in excesses. How little the Son of God achieved; it was the apostles who had the greater results.” – St. Vincent de Paul – When I am tempted...

Daily Reflection – October 12

“The holy will of God has assigned to us our present employment. We should perform our work with the fidelity of an ambassador executing the orders of his sovereign.” – St. Louise de Marillac – When I find myself straying away from what I know...

Daily Reflection – October 11

“As long as we are Christians we are obligated to support ill-humor of our neighbor and try to sweeten it.” – St. Vincent de Paul – When tempted to resent the moody behavior of my neighbor today, remind me, Lord, that tomorrow my neighbor will...