Daily Reflection – October 22

“Naturally everyone wants the best for himself, whereas Our Lord wishes us to prefer the worst.” – St. Vincent de Paul Instead of seeking the best for myself, Lord, teach me that only my very best is good enough for those I will be serving...

Daily Reflection – October 21

“God can show his power by means of weak instruments, and his wisdom by ignorance. Blessed be his Holy Name!” – St. Elizabeth Ann Seton – Lord, I thank you for the gift of this moment, this hour and this day. I consecrate to you all the good...

Daily Reflection – October 20

“All our happiness consists in fulfilling the will of God, and it is real wisdom to desire nothing but that.” – St. Vincent de Paul – When I stray away, looking for happiness in wealth, power and prestige, lead me back to you, O Lord, because...

Daily Reflection – October 19

“What ordinarily deceives us is the appearance of good according to human reason which never, or rarely, falls in with the Divine.” – St. Vincent de Paul – Help me, O Lord, to look beyond appearances and hold fast to what is honest and...

Daily Reflection – October 18

“Let us mistrust desires for change. Who are we who seek to choose our path? Let us abandon ourselves to Divine guidance.” – St. Louise de Marillac Lord, when I find myself envying others who are following what appears to be some other, more...

Daily Reflection – October 17

“Our Lord has no use for our knowledge or our good works if he does not possess our heart; and even this heart he does not wish if we do not give it to him when he asks.” – St. Vincent de Paul – Lord, I praise you with all my heart this day....