St. Marguerite Bourgeoys: Love Undeterred (The Love Project, Day 12)

St MargueriteThis seventeenth century religious persevered in the face of Indian attack, illness, and even papal directive in order to accomplish the work she believed God had called her to do for the poor and uneducated of Montreal. “God is not satisfied if we preserve the love we owe our neighbour; we must preserve our neighbour in the love he ought to have for us.” The Writings of Marguerite Bourgeoys, p. 170

Read more about St. Marguerite here.

Today’s Love in Action: Is there something difficult that you feel God is asking you to do, that you have been putting off? Take that first step today!

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