Personal Relationships

Praising in Action – Humility

Humility

  • Her soul makes nothing apparent other than the truth of God – Mary’s purpose was to magnify God, to make Him known and His doing evident. (Examine our own souls and see what/ who it is that we magnify)
  • To magnify another is to make them more visibly present, to let others see him/her more clearly and at the same time to move out of the way and not cast a shadow over them. We often find ourselves “testifying for God” when in fact we are speaking about what we have done or achieved.


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Sharings

St. Gianna Beretta Molla

If you have watched the movie Marcelino, you cannot miss Manvel – his imaginary friend, whom he spoke to and confided in often. Even though Manvel was just a figment of Marcelino’s imagination, to the little boy he was his constant companion, his friend. So real and tangible was Manvel to Marcelino that in the end he even conquers his fears with the help of this friend.

The saints are a gift from God to us. What a privilege to have these holy people who can be our constant friends and guides through life. They draw our attention to God and show us that a life of sanctity and holiness is attainable. It is an invitation to every single person, not just a chosen few. Every Person has a call and that call is to be holy, to be a saint.
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Sharings

St. Louis de Montfort

From ancient times, Celtic warriors have struck terror in the hearts of their enemies. Nobody ever wanted to mess with them.

Jean Grignon looks like he descended from these wild warriors for nobody wanted to mess with him either. He was known to have the most fiery temper in all of Brittany, one of the 6 Celtic nations.
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