Tuesday of the Second Week of Advent

Strength for the Family

“We know our Blessed Mother’s love is pure, deep, and comprehensive, and we can be sure that St. Joseph and Our Lord shared in that same love. Hers was both a supernatural and a natural love that knew no limits. From that limitless love sprang limitless patience and acceptance.” ~ Strengthening Your Family: A Catholic Approach to Holiness at Home, Chapter Five: Good Times and Bad

adventOh, how great it would be to have love like Our Lady’s! Things would go so smoothly if we could love everyone purely, deeply, and comprehensively. We can do it at times, but our own faultiness inhibits us from loving the way Mary did. But, we still can try…

Straws for the Crib

Let the word “patience” be your mantra today. Strive for patience in all things, and in particular during the time of day during which you most often lose your patience. Ask our Blessed Mother to inspire and help you to love others as she did.

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