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.
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.
You have given all to God without any reserve. Nothing can happen to you which He does not appoint.
As the most acceptable return a benefactor can receive from those on whom he bestows favours is a countenance testifying the gratitude of the heart, how acceptable must it be to God when we make Him this return.
Mercy is God’s powerful word spoken in Jesus.
Success is not the measuring stick of mercy.
M Carmel Burke