Today's Mercy Quote is…
Heaven would not be valued unless we had grievances to wean us from the things of this world.
M Vincent Whitty
Our Lord did not make his disciples perfect at once, but allowed them to acquire perfection gradually.
M Frances Warde
The comfort comes soon after a well-received trial.
Catherine’s heart was drawn with special compassion to the marginalised members of society.
M Carmel Bourke
May we do all for God’s greater glory.
M Cecilia Maher
We are challenged to link with one another…so that the broken heart of mercy can enter more deeply into us and embrace God’s beloved poor.
Catherine's conviction that the works of mercy were the very "business of our lives", had shaped the community from its inception in an apostolic spirituality.
Joanna Regan and isabelle Keiss
Let those whom Jesus Christ has graciously permitted to assist him in the Persons of his suffering poor have their hearts animated with gratitude and love.
Prayer is a plant, the seed of which is sown in the heart of every Christian, but its growth entirely depends on the care we take to nourish it. If neglected, it will die.
We have one solid comfort amidst this little tripping about: our hearts can always be in the same place, centered in God, for whom alone we go forward or stay back.