M Vincent Whitty
February 21

Heaven would not be valued unless we had grievances to wean us from the things of this world.

M Vincent Whitty

February 04

We should labour all day like the poor, and have our rest and recreation after our work was finished.

Catherine McAuley

February 03

Catherine’s spirituality was centred on the mercy of God…prayer in action…action in prayer.

Angela Bolster

February 02

She used to conclude that we are much better able to endure hardships in God's service than we usually imagine.

M Clare Moore

February 01

Every place has its own particular ideas and feelings which must be yielded to when possible.

Catherine McAuley

January 31

Mercy is understood as a gratuitous process of giving and forgiving.

Helen Marie Burns

January 30

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

Catherine McAuley

January 29

We will endeavour to make Christ the only return He demands of us - by giving Him our whole heart - fashioned on His own model.

Catherine McAuley

January 28

It is in silence, and in listening to the silence, that we begin to get insight into the questions.

Dervilla Byrne

January 27

God grant that we may never have to refuse the poor…that I could never do.

M Austin Carroll

January 26

I would like to tell you all the little cheering things that God permits to fall in our way.

Catherine McAuley

January 25

Be careful never to make too many laws. If you draw the string too tight, it will break.

Catherine McAuley

January 24

The garment that Catherine wore, that she handed on to us, is the mantle of justice.

Sheila Carney

January 23

Since there is very little good can be accomplished, or evil avoided, without the aid of money, we must look after it in small as well as in great matters.

Catherine McAuley

January 22

Mercy not only bestows benefits, but receives us anew and pardons again and again.

Catherine McAuley

January 21

Each day is a step we make towards eternity.

Catherine McAuley

January 20

We seem to forget that God calls upon us to take up our cross, and that this cross must be composed of something.

Catherine McAuley