Quote #71 of 365

The inexhaustible moment

 

The present moment is always full of infinite treasures. It contains far more than you can possibly gasp. Faith is the measure of its riches: what you find in the present moment is according to the measure of your faith. Love also is the measure: the more the heart loves, the more it rejoices in what God provides. The will of God presents itself at each moment like an immense ocean that the desire of your heart cannot empty; yet you will drink from that ocean according to your faith and love.

 

Jeon-Pierre de Caussade (1675-1751), France
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