Daily Reflection – December 8

“We should overcome our sensitiveness, paying little attention as to whether we are addressed or not, or to the degree of affability with which we are treated, but let us try to gain all hearts by cordiality and support.” – St. Louise de Marillac...

Daily Reflection – December 7

“Charity is not charity if unaccompanied by justice or if it suffers us to do more than we can reasonably perform.” – St. Vincent de Paul – Make me, O Lord, not only more sensitive to the silent cries of my poor and downtrodden brothers and...

Daily Reflection – December 6

“Indiscreet zeal is not good– people often spoil good works by rushing ahead and by acting according to their own inclinations which, contrary to common sense, make them think that the good they see to be done is feasible and timely, although this is not...

Daily Reflection – December 5

“I must jog along the allotted path through all its windings and weariness until it brings me home where all tears shall be wiped away, and sorrow and sighing be heard no more. In the meanwhile, Courage!” – St. Elizabeth Ann Seton – My way to...

Daily Reflection – December 4

“Raise your soul to God and listen to what He will tell you on the subject.” – St. Vincent de Paul – When decision-making is particularly difficult today, Lord, I will take a few moments to seek your counsel.

Daily Reflection – December 3

“If the love of God is a fire, zeal is its flame; if love is a sun, zeal is its ray.” – St. Vincent de Paul – O God, may the work of my hands be done with enthusiasm as well as efficiency. Help me give all my work today that extra touch of...