Monday, June 9, 2014

Shall I Spoil My Holiest Actions?

'Vain complacency,
the desire to be seen,
to be the main
topic of conversation,
to be praised
and told we are
doing well
performing wonders...
leads to the
forgetfulness of God
and the spoiling
of our holiest actions.'

St. Vincent de Paul

Painting: George Spencer Watson


  1. I came over to let you know that I am passing on the Catholic Writer's Award to you and lo and behold, I see it already sitting in your sidebar. I guess that means your blog is much loved by many people!! :) Anywhere, here's my post about it: Catholic Writer's Award: Receiving and Giving.

  2. Good thoughts...

    Hope you are doing well.