Daily Reflection – November 24

“You must not be surprised at being tempted since the Gospel assures us that Our Lord himself was tempted.” – St. Vincent de Paul When my humanity gets in the way and I am tempted to take the easy way out of something, be there, Lord, to show me the...

Daily Reflection – November 23

“I have observed that any good resolutions or exercises begun at the recurring period of our birthday are more seriously impressed upon the mind, when we reflect that a birthday on earth more easily transfers our thoughts to the birthday of our future...

Daily Reflection – November 22

“What God asks of us in particular is to have great care to serve the poor, who are our Lords. Oh yes! They are our Masters.” – St. Vincent de Paul O God, teach me how to serve the poor with great tenderness and compassion, realizing I am indeed...

Daily Reflection – November 21

“God makes use of the humblest instruments, for the extraordinary operation of His grace.” – St. Vincent de Paul Loving Father, I believe you can do all things. Make me a worthy instrument of your grace so that the good you want done for others may...

Daily Reflection – November 20

“God rejects the gifts of those who are wedded to their own will.” – St. Louise de Marillac Lord, teach me how to be open and listen to the advice and opinions of others. Above all, the humility to compromise or change when wisdom shows me a better...

Daily Reflection – November 19

“Make use of God’s gifts quite simply; if you think you have done anything good, attribute the glory to God.” – St. Vincent de Paul Lord, forgive me for the times I seem to forget that all my gifts and abilities come from you and didn’t...