Our only business is to love and delight ourselves in God.
The time of business does not with me differ from the time of prayer, and in the noise and clatter of my kitchen, while several persons are at the same time calling for different things, I possess God as if I were upon my knees at the blessed sacrament.
The greater perfection a soul aspires after, the more dependent it is upon Divine Grace.
We must do our business faithfully, without trouble or disquiet, recalling our mind to God mildly, and with tranquility, as often as we find it wandering from him.
Topics: Marriage, Faithfulness
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