20160404 St. Faustina encounters Christ in daily life
St. Faustina’s assignment was changed from gardener to gatekeeper on Sept. 6, 1937, because her health was deteriorating.
Regarding sickness, St. Faustina wrote, “A soul who suffers with submission to the will of God draws down more blessings on the whole convent than all the working sisters. Poor indeed is a convent where there are no sick sisters.
“God often grants many and great graces out of regard for souls who are suffering, and He withholds many punishments solely because of the suffering souls.”
As gatekeeper, St. Faustina treated the poor with great kindness. One day Our Lord came to the main entrance