|View from the upstairs window of the |
Old South Wing Convent
St. Ferdinand in Florissant, MO
September 5, 1822 ~ Mother Duchesne writes to Mother Lalanne, "We cultivate a very small field for Christ, but we love it, knowing that God does not require great achievements but a heart that holds back nothing for self."
Taken from the book: Through the Year with Philippine Duchesne
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