Misericordiae Vultus 24d: Turning to Saints

head of ChristSaint Faustina comes to mind as the modern saint most associated with mercy:

Our prayer also extends to the saints and blessed ones who made divine mercy their mission in life. I am especially thinking of the great apostle of mercy, Saint Faustina Kowalska. May she, who was called to enter the depths of divine mercy, intercede for us and obtain for us the grace of living and walking always according to the mercy of God and with an unwavering trust in his love.

Can you think of others? I would probably place Francis de Sales pretty highly in the coming year’s observance. What about your favorite saints?

The highlighted text is © copyright – Libreria Editrice Vaticana. You can find the document in its entirety on the Vatican website here.

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Todd lives in Minnesota, serving a Catholic parish as a lay minister.
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