Daily Reflection – July 18

“Let us patiently bear the contradictions and repugnances we encounter in the discharge of duty, since our actions are thereby rendered more agreeable to God.” – St. Louise de Marillac – Teach me, Lord, the discipline of patience, which I find...

Daily Reflection – July 17

“Today’s efforts will make tomorrow’s easier.” – St. Vincent de Paul – How easy it is for me to put off what is difficult and waste time on non-essentials. Lord, teach me to discipline myself and keep my priorities straight, that...

Daily Reflection – July 16

“What can shut us out from the love of Him, who will ever dwell within us through love?” – St. Elizabeth Ann Seton – Heavenly Father, soften my heart when anger closes me off from those who have upset me. Help me to overlook and forget these...

Daily Reflection – July 15

“There is no charity without justice, nor does it permit us to do more than we reasonably can.” – St. Vincent de Paul – This truth should be a guiding principle for me as I go about my work, Lord.

Daily Reflection – July 14

“Sufferings well received will prove our passport to eternity.” – St. Louise de Marillac – Suffering the pain of misunderstanding is hard to bear. Heal, O Lord, the broken and troubled relationships in my life. Teach me to forgive as you want...

Daily Reflection – July 13

“By love, Our Lord won over those he wanted to believe in him. No matter how much we exert ourselves, people will never have faith in us unless we show charity and compassion to those whom we wish to believe in us.” – St. Vincent de Paul – Good...