Thought for the day…

 

                                                              Week of Aug 18, to Aug 24, 2019

 

Sun. Aug. 18                                     20 th Sunday of Ordinary time               

                               In spiritual life there are no short cuts                                           

                                                                                                Servant of God, Bishop William Giaquinta

 

                                                            Suggestion:  Ask God for the grace to be faithful to our journey

 

                                                   

Mon. Aug.19                                   Feast of St. John Eudes

 

                            The crosses with which our path through life is strewn associate us with

Jesus in the mystery of His crucifixion.

                                                                                                                                              St. John Eudes

 Suggestion:   Pray the Sorrowful mystery.

 

Tue. Aug. 20                                    Feast of St. Bernard

                          A saint is not someone who never sins but one who sins less and less

                          frequently and gets up more and more quickly.

                                                                                                                                   St. Philip Neri                             

 

Suggestion:   Be the best you can be and do whatever is needed.

 

Wed. Aug. 21                                    Feast of   St. Pius X    

                          Holy Communion is the shortest and fastest way to heaven.                                      

                                                                                                                                            St. Pius X 

 Suggestion:   Try and receive Holy Communion more often.

 

Thu. Aug. 22                         Feast of the Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary

 

                          My grace is sufficient for you.

                                                                                                                                                                                     2 Cor. 12:9

 

                                      Suggestion:  Realize you were able to do what you have done because of His grace.

 

Fri. Aug. 23                                     Feast of St. Rose of Lima

                          The gift of grace increases as the struggle increases.

                                                                                                                                      St. Rose of Lima

 

                                          Suggestion:   Whatever your cross…know the Spirit is with you always.

 

Sat. Aug. 24                            Feast of St. Bartholomew, the Apostle

 

                          We cannot speak of self-giving…sacrifice without speaking of God’s love

 

                                                                                          Servant of God, Bishop William Giaquinta

 

        Suggestion:  Say a prayer of gratitude for all God has done for you today.

 

 

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