Happy Feast of St. Vincent de Paul!

Read about the life of St. Vincent de Paul. How are you extending charity to the lives of the needy in your community?

“Lord, help me to make time today to serve you in those who are most in need of encouragement or assistance.” – St Vincent de Paul

St. Vincent de Paul, pray for us!

Be humble!

“What will be the crown of those who, humble within and humiliated without, have imitated the humility of our Savior in all its fullness!” -St. Bernadette

“You must ask God to give you power to fight against the sin of pride which is your greatest enemy – the root of all that is evil, and the failure of all that is good. For God resists the proud.” -St. Vincent de Paul

“The proud man counts his newspaper clippings, the humble man his blessings.” -Archbishop Fulton Sheen

Litany of Humility

O Jesus! meek and humble of heart, Hear me.
From the desire of being esteemed,BlessedVirginMary

Deliver me, Jesus.

From the desire of being loved…
From the desire of being extolled …
From the desire of being honored …
From the desire of being praised …
From the desire of being preferred to others…
From the desire of being consulted …
From the desire of being approved …
From the fear of being humiliated …
From the fear of being despised…
From the fear of suffering rebukes …
From the fear of being calumniated …
From the fear of being forgotten …
From the fear of being ridiculed …
From the fear of being wronged …
From the fear of being suspected .