I am going to reveal to you the secret
and happiness. Every day for five minutes control your imagination
and close your eyes to all the noises of the world in order to enter into yourself. Then, in the sanctuary
of your baptized soul
(which is the temple
of the Holy Spirit) speak to that Divine Spirit, saying to Him:
O Holy Spirit, beloved of my soul, I adore You.
Enlighten me, guide me, strengthen me, console me.
Tell me what I should do; give me Your orders.
I promise to submit myself to all that You desire of me
and to accept all that You permit to happen to me.
Let me only know Your Will.
If you do this, your life will
flow along happily, serenely, and full of consolation, even in the midst of trials. Grace will
be proportioned to the trial, giving you the strength
to carry it and you will
arrive at the Gate of Paradise, laden with merit. This submission to the Holy Spirit
is the secret
O God, who by the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, didst prepare a worthy dwelling place for thy Son, we beseech thee that, as by the foreseen death of this, thy Son, thou didst preserve her from all stain, so too thou wouldst permit us, purified through her intercession, to come unto thee. ... continue reading
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