Monday, August 31, 2015

Day 5: Novena to Blessed Teresa of Calcutta

Day 5: Novena to Blessed Teresa of Calcutta
Fifth Day: Trust Jesus Blindly

“Trust in the good God, who loves us, who cares for us, who sees all, knows all, can do all things for my good and the good of souls. Christ accepted to die because He trusted His Father. He knew that from that apparent failure God will work out His plan of salvation. For us, too, we must have that deep faith and trust that if we are doing God’s will, He will work out His plan of salvation in us and without consulting us. And I think that is the best way to show our love for Him, to accept Him as He comes. If He wants to come into our life in humiliation, in suffering, all right; if He wants in publicity, all right. Whatever it be, success, failure, it makes no difference to Him, and it should not make a difference to us either.
Mary, too, showed that complete trust in God by accepting to be used for His plan of salvation in spite of her nothingness, for she knew that He who is mighty could do great