Friday, January 28, 2022
“We must develop the practice of making frequent acts of the desire to know God and ourselves.”
 —--ST. LOUISE DE MARILLAC (“FULL TEXT” [1991]. SPIRITUAL WRITINGS. PAPER 11. LETTER M73. PAGE 826)
Wednesday, January 26, 2022
“Firstly, my dear Sisters, we must develop the habit of accepting all our little contradictions as coming from the hand of God, who is our Father and who knows well what is good for us.”
 —--ST. LOUISE DE MARILLAC (“FULL TEXT” [1991]. SPIRITUAL WRITINGS. PAPER 11. LETTER L405. PAGE 379)
Tuesday, January 25, 2022
“Let's give ourselves to God then once and for all, let's work, let's works, let's go to the assistance of the poor country people who are waiting for us.”
 —--VINCENT DE PAUL (VINCENT DE PAUL CORRESPONDENCE, CONFERENCES, DOCUMENTS; VOL. 11, PAGE 391, LETTER 177)
Monday, January 24, 2022
“By the grace of God, we belong to Him; what else should we desire except to please Him?”
 —--ST. VINCENT DE PAUL (VINCENT DE PAUL CORRESPONDENCE, CONFERENCES, DOCUMENTS, VOL. 3; LETTER 1157; PAGE 509)
Sunday, January 23, 2022
“Remember, my dear Sister, that no matter what you tell me, you will never hurt my feelings. My heart is not constituted in that way and I am never more pleased than when out Sisters speak frankly to me.”
 —--ST. LOUISE DE MARILLAC (SPIRITUAL WRITINGS, LETTER 587; PAGE 611)
Saturday, January 22, 2022
“You see, then, in so dear a picture, the certainty that religion is the only real support in the uncertainties of the present life.”
 —--ST. ELIZABETH ANN SETON (C.W., VOL. II, LETTER 6.193, PAGE 311)
Friday, January 21, 2022
“I beg our Lord, with all my heart, to bless your work and to make you realize how favored you must consider yourself because of the grace the Lord has given you.”
 —--ST. LOUISE DE MARILLAC (SPIRITUAL WRITINGS, LETTER 130C; PAGE 329)
Wednesday, January 19, 2022
“God is pleased to communicate himself to the simple and humble and to use the smallest and lowliest to make them great and exalted.”
 —--ST. VINCENT DE PAUL (VINCENT DE PAUL CORRESPONDENCE, CONFERENCES, DOCUMENTS, VOL. 2; LETTER 773, PAGE 602)
Tuesday, January 18, 2022
“Do as much good for the poor as you can, and I would ask this especially with regard to the spiritual service you owe them.”
 —-ST. LOUISE DE MARILLAC ("Full text" [1991]. Spiritual Writings. 11. http://via.library.depaul.edu/ldm/11)
Monday, January 17, 2022
“Live Jesus! Live Mary! O Savior of the World Jesus Christ, I choose You today as the only model for my life and offer you the firm and irrevocable intention to live in accordance with the promises I made.”
 —-ST. VINCENT DE PAUL (VINCENT DE PAUL CORRESPONDENCE, CONFERENCES, DOCUMENTS, Volume 13a; Letter 35; Page 141, Regulations for the Members of the Tuesday Conferences)
Sunday, January 16, 2022
“I thank God for having given the Company subjects who belong more to Him than to themselves and who serve the neighbor at the risk of their lives!”
 —--ST. VINCENT DE PAUL (VINCENT DE PAUL CORRESPONDENCE, CONFERENCES, DOCUMENTS. VOL. 4. LETTER 1565. PAGE 493)
Saturday, January 15, 2022
“Charity is the cement which binds Communities to God and persons to one another.”
 —--ST. VINCENT DE PAUL (VINCENT DE PAUL CORRESPONDENCE, CONFERENCES, DOCUMENTS. VOL. 2. LETTER 651. PAGE 413)
Friday, January 14, 2022
“The goodness of your heart is too great for its effects to be bad.”
 —--ST. ELIZABETH ANN SETON (C.W., vol. II, L 7.329, p. 170)
Thursday, January 13, 2022
“May His dear sheltering wing be over you through all of the storms.”
 —--ST. ELIZABETH ANN SETON (C.W., vol. II, L 7.329, p. 170)