Daily Reflection – October 2

“As I myself am a great sinner, I cannot reject those who have sinned if they have good will.” – St. Vincent de Paul Lord, you have told me that I must forgive my brothers and sisters, as you have forgiven me. Forgive the stubbornness and pride which...

Daily Reflection – October 1

“God bestows a special blessing on the counsel we take in matters pertaining to his service.” – St. Vincent de Paul When I need help, Lord, don’t let my pride stand in the way of freely seeking the counsel I need.

Daily Reflection – September 30

“Instead of measuring your difficulties with your strength you must measure them with the powerful help you have a right to expect from God.” – St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Often I fail to realize that I am never alone to cope with my problems. I rely on...

Daily Reflection – September 29

“We respond more to the prick of a rose than to its fragrance.” – St. Vincent de Paul Lord, how true it is that I pray to you more often in adversity than in good times. Give me a grateful heart to praise your goodness when all is...

Daily Reflection – September 28

“Bitter thoughts come from the evil spirit; those from Our Lord are gentle and mild.” – St. Vincent de Paul Lord, it is so easy to yield to anger and impatience when things are stressful. Calm my quick temper when things don’t go my way. Keep...

Daily Reflection – September 27

“When God takes from us the power to labor, we should receive the trial courageously, letting it serve to elevate us above the things of earth and remembering that Our Lord, having permitted us to work for our neighbor, now wishes us to prepare for...