Daily Inspirations

Quote of the day

Your habitual disposition to love God.

St. Eugene de Mazenod

Reflection of the day

December 29

The community of the Apostles with Jesus is the model of our life. Our Lord grouped the Twelve around him to be his companions and to be sent out as his messengers (cf. Mk 3:14).

The call and the presence of the Lord among us today bind us together in charity and obedience to create anew in our own lives the Apostles’ unity with him and their common mission in his Spirit.


Weekly anecdote

The name shall be “Grouard”

There’s a small locality in northern Alberta named “Grouard”. It was formerly known as “Petit Lac des Esclaves” (Lesser Slave Lake). The French Canadians, who were the majority in this area, wanted to change a name that did very little to enhance their pride. (more…)

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