Today's Mercy Quote is…
Prayer must come from God….we must beg it continually.
Now and again bestow some praise.
Avoid all solemn declaration, all serious close investigation….
Keep patience ever at your side, you’ll want it for a constant guide.
Disengage your heart if it is entangled.
Catherine McAuley's virtue of confidence in God is a fundamental principle of her apostolic spirituality - her simple, unswerving trust in the abiding providence of God.
One puts up with fatigue for God’s glory.
M Cecilia Maher
We may address God as we would a dear friend to whom we owed a great deal.
Catherine's loving and simple trust in God was the mainspring of all her decisions and actions. From it she derived her deep peace of heart and her serenity, and such daring courage to run risks in his service.
Each of us is invited to a banquet of intimacy with our God.