October 9, 2017

Saint Francis Borgia on the Meaning of Discipleship

Saint Francis Borgia
We must perform all our works in God and refer them to his glory so that they will be permanent and stable. Everyone—whether kings, nobles, tradesmen or peasants—must do all things for the glory of God and under the inspiration of Christ’s example…
— St. Francis Borgia

Prayer for God’s Mercy

Almighty ever-living God, who in the abundance of your kindness surpass the merits and the desires of those who entreat you, pour out your mercy upon us to pardon what conscience dreads and to give what prayer does not dare to ask. Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, who reigns with you for ever. Amen.

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