Today's Mercy Quote is…
We seem to forget that God calls upon us to take up our cross, and that this cross must be composed of something.
See how quietly the great God does all His mighty works. Darkness is spread over us at night and light returns in the morning, and there is no noise of closing shutters or drawing curtains.
Mercy is understood as a gratuitous process of giving and forgiving.
Helen Marie Burns
Every place has its own particular ideas and feelings which must be yielded to when possible.
She used to conclude that we are much better able to endure hardships in God's service than we usually imagine.
M Clare Moore
Catherine’s spirituality was centred on the mercy of God…prayer in action…action in prayer.
We should labour all day like the poor, and have our rest and recreation after our work was finished.
Life is very short! What folly, then, to waste any of its precious hours on trifles.
M Austin Carroll
Our sense of having been chosen for the works of liberation…is rich and dynamic.
The rescue of a newly-born infant during the epidemic is an example of Catherine’s response in love to a perceived need.