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Author: Saint Mother Theodore Guerin

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“Oh, if you could understand the feelings of a mother's heart for a child which is not hers by nature but by grace - the feelings of the heart, I say for the temporal but more especially for the eternal happiness of her child - you would understand what I feel for you.”

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“... beseech [God] for the light, the grace, the strength we need to do in all things [God's] will.”

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“Sometimes we are offended at a trifle, or a mere nothing; and the one who gives the displeasure is not aware that she has given it. Oh! Do not war with flies on the wing.”

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“We thanked the good God with our whole hearts for all the graces that [God] pours so abundantly...”

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“...your heart will tell you what to do...”

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“Of late I scarcely knew which way to turn for money, but Providence came to our help.”

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“O Mary, protect your children of the Woods! They owe you everything! Everything!”

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“And rest assured, my dear daughters, if you lean with all your weight upon Providence, you will find yourselves well supported.”

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“And from that happy day not one has passed in which our prayers have not been offered up to God...”

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“You must also accustom yourselves, my dear children, to bear in mind that if the faults of others displease us, ours also torment them.”

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“Further on vegetation flourished with rich and wild luxuriance; orange and lemon trees, loaded with the finest fruit. Altogether it was a delightful country.”

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“Yes, God truly makes use of the least likely instruments to procure [God's] glory.”

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Quote of the day

December 4
“Have you sometimes thought, my dear sisters, that you are called to do on Earth what our Lord [Jesus] did? He instructed and you instruct.”
– Saint Mother Theodore Guerin