Sunday, February 23, 2020
“Encourage one another, and may your mutual good example speak louder than any words can.”
 —--ST. LOUISE DE MARILLAC (SPIRITUAL WRITINGS, LETTER 402; PAGE 450)
Saturday, February 22, 2020
“That’s what our Rules engage us to do, to help poor persons, our lords and masters.”
 —--ST. VINCENT DE PAUL (VINCENT DE PAUL CORRESPONDENCE, CONFERENCES, DOCUMENTS, VOL. 12; LETTER 180; PAGE 4)
Friday, February 21, 2020
“His Divine Goodness asks that we never do good in any place to make ourselves look important, but that we always consider Him directly, immediately, and without intermediary in all our actions.”
 —--ST. VINCENT DE PAUL (VINCENT DE PAUL CORRESPONDENCE, CONFERENCES, DOCUMENTS, VOL. 2; LETTER 606; PAGE 315; TO BERNARD CODOING)
Thursday, February 20, 2020
“They find consolation in walking in your footsteps and hope to discover in you examples in carrying out what God asks of you and of them.”
 —--ST. LOUISE DE MARILLAC (SPIRITUAL WRITINGS, LETTER 447; PAGE 479)
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
“If you are happy at the foot of the cross where you are at present and which is the best place in this world you could be. So be happy there and fear nothing.”
 —--ST. VINCENT DE PAUL (VINCENT DE PAUL CORRESPONDENCE, CONFERENCES, DOCUMENTS, VOL. 1; LETTER 103; PAGE 155)
Tuesday, February 18, 2020
“We will always have enough Sisters because we will have only those whom God wills us to give us.”
 —--ST. LOUISE DE MARILLAC (SPIRITUAL WRITINGS, LETTER 620; PAGE 640)
Monday, February 17, 2020
“By working for the salvation of the poor, you assure your own.”
 —--ST. VINCENT DE PAUL (VINCENT DE PAUL CORRESPONDENCE, CONFERENCES, DOCUMENTS, VOL. 5; LETTER 2061; PAGE 607; TO A PRIEST OF THE MISSION)
Sunday, February 16, 2020
“Rest assured that you will receive all that is necessary for the goodness of God.”
 —--ST. LOUISE DE MARILLAC (SPIRITUAL WRITINGS, LETTER 575; PAGE 659)
Saturday, February 15, 2020
“Those who most want the protection of heaven are the surest of obtaining it.”
 —--ST. ELIZABETH ANN SETON (C.W., VOL. II, LETTER 6.192, PAGE 310)
Friday, February 14, 2020
“I beg Our Lord to give you His holy love and to grant you the grace to work in His spirit in all the duties His goodness confides to you.”
 —--ST. LOUISE DE MARILLAC (“FULL TEXT” [1991]. SPIRITUAL WRITINGS. PAPER 11. http://via.library.depaul.edu/ldm/11)
Thursday, February 13, 2020
“In the name of God, let us not be so little attached to God’s service that we yield to a useless fear which may cause us to abandon the task He has given us.”
 —--ST. VINCENT DE PAUL (VINCENT DE PAUL CORRESPONDENCE, CONFERENCES, DOCUMENTS, VOL. 3; LETTER 850; PAGE 44)
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
“Oh what a great consolation it is for good souls to have the opportunity to prove the love they bear God, as you do, by the service that you render to the poor.”
 —--ST. LOUISE DE MARILLAC (SPIRITUAL WRITINGS, LETTER 130C; PAGE 329)
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
“Ordinarily, God allows these [evil] things to happen to free us from some hidden pride and to engender in us holy humility.”
 —--ST. VINCENT DE PAUL (VINCENT DE PAUL CORRESPONDENCE, CONFERENCES, DOCUMENTS, VOL. 2; LETTER 495; PAGE 153)
Monday, February 10, 2020
“We need great courage to overcome ourselves, although often the things we call trials are more imaginary than real.”
 —--ST. LOUISE DE MARILLAC (SPIRITUAL WRITINGS, LETTER 438; PAGE 453)