On this feast of Our Lady of Lourdes, and the World Day of Prayer for the Sick, here is a gem from our archives, that all lives, no matter how small or suffering, has a purpose in God’s providential plan. His ways are not our ways, and what is wise or great amongst Men may not be so before God. (Editor).
“Every night when I go to bed I ask God to not wake me up anymore,” she confided.
I studied her tired face for a moment and then asked, “What makes you feel that way?”
“When I was young,” she began, ”