Friday, March 24, 2017
“Since God is satisfied with our good will and honest efforts, let us also be satisfied with the outcome He gives to them, and our actions will never be without good results.”
 —-ST. VINCENT DE PAUL (Coste, Cor Vol. 3, L. 962, p. 206)
Thursday, March 23, 2017
“Do not scrumple to omit one or another of your exercises either to assist your sister or for the service of the poor. You do this for the love of God and that is what He asks of you.”
 —-ST. LOUISE DE MARILLAC (Spiritual Writings, L. 547B, 1656, p. 526)
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
“A fault may serve for our advancement when it serves to humble us.”
 —-ST. VINCENT DE PAUL (Coste, DC Conf, May 30, 1658, p. 1059)
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
“Reflect often that it is not enough to have good intentions or for our wills to be inclined to do good solely for the love of God because, when we received the commandment to love God with all our heart, we also received a second commandment which is to love our neighbor.”
 —-ST. LOUISE DE MARILLAC (Spiritual Writings, L. 383, November 13, 1653, p. 434-435)
Monday, March 20, 2017
“Our good God has His time and moments for everything.”
 —-ST. ELIZABETH ANN SETON (C.W., vol. II, L 6.173, p. 285)
Sunday, March 19, 2017
“…God’s design from all eternity was that you should honor Him by doing all in your power to assist souls to become friends of God.”
 —-VINCENT DE PAUL (Coste, DC Conf, July 19, 1640, p. 18)
Saturday, March 18, 2017
“The mutual support generated will make easy all that nature finds difficult.”
 —-ST. LOUISE DE MARILLAC (Spiritual Writings, L. 513, February 10, 1657, p. 541)
Friday, March 17, 2017
“My dear Sisters, please do not be discouraged at the sight of your faults. Unless we are aware of them, we can neither acknowledge nor correct them.”
 —-ST. LOUISE DE MARILLAC (Spiritual Writings, L. 556, p. 682)
Thursday, March 16, 2017
“In the hour of manifestation when all this cross-working will be explained, we will find that in this period of our poor life, we are most rip for the business for which we were sent.”
 —-ST. ELIZABETH ANN SETON (C.W., vol. II, L 7.323, pp. 706-707)
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
“I beg Our Lord, Monsieur, that we may be able to die to ourselves in order to rise with Him, that he may be the joy of your heart, the end and soul of your actions, and your glory in heaven.”
 —-ST. VINCENT DE PAUL (VINCENT DE PAUL CORRESPONDENCE, CONFERENCES, DOCUMENTS, Volume 3; Letter 1202; Page 616, To A Priest of the Mission, 1650)
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
“I am sure you know from experience, my dear Sisters, that when human beings fail us, God reveals Himself more abundantly to us.”
 —-ST. LOUISE DE MARILLAC (Spiritual Writings, L. 370, September 16, 1653, p. 427)
Monday, March 13, 2017
“The works of God are not accomplished when we wish them, but whenever it pleases Him.”
 —-ST. VINCENT DE PAUL (Coste, Cor Vol. 3, L. 1200, p. 613)
Sunday, March 12, 2017
“…Knowing the affliction of this life is but for a moment, while the glory in the life to come will be eternal.”
 —-ST. ELIZABETH ANN SETON (C.W., vol. II, L 7.321, p. 706)
Saturday, March 11, 2017
“Who are we, after having received from God one of the greatest gifts that God could confer on any creature…namely, that of calling us to His service, to presume to be exempt from difficulties.”
 —-ST. LOUISE DE MARILLAC (Spiritual Writings, L. 341, February 17, 1652, p. 391)