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One Minute Reflection – 18 September – The Memorial of St Joseph of Cuperti

One Minute Reflection – 18 September – The Memorial of St Joseph of Cupertino

Each one has his own gift from God…..1 Corinthians 7:7

REFLECTION – “Clearly, what God wants above all, is our will,which we received as a free gift from God in creation and possess as though our own.   When a man trains himself to acts of virtue, it is with the help of grace from God, from whom all good things come that he does this.   The will is what man has as his unique possession.” – Saint Joseph of Cupertino, from the reading for his feast in the Franciscan breviary

clearly what god wants above all - st joseph of cupertino 18 sept 2017

PRAYER – Heavenly Father, help me to be holy in the way that You have laid out for me. Let me carry out my duties of my state of life to the full and grant me the grace to carry my crosses in honour of You.   Only in You may I attain holiness, learning to give myself, my will, my heart and my soul only to You.   St Joseph of Cupertino, you who were so disadvantaged, achieved by the grace of God, sanctity in this life and now behold His Face through all eternity. We ask for your intercession, amen.st joseph of cupertino pray for us

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