Tuesday, December 23, 2014


Here's confirmation regarding this morning's meditation from today's Morning Prayer, Psalm 144: 3-4.

Lord, what is man that you care for him, 
mortal man, that you keep him in mind;
man, who is merely a breath,
whose life fades like a passing shadow?

In fact, today, St. Louis de Montfort tells the story of Our Lord telling one of His saints--"If you saw yourself as I saw you, then you would die of fright!"   And that's to one of His saints!

We're that ugly and loathsome.  :-(

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