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‘Rejoice in hope, be patient in tribulation, be constant in prayer.’ (Romans 12:12)
‘St. Monica was not the type to feel defeated. She represents hope.’
When it might seem like we have nothing left, we have prayer.
When people you love are far from God, imitate St. Monica’s tenacity and wisdom.
COMMENTARY: Where the sins of our prominent Catholic family members abound, as they unhappily do, our prayers must abound all the more, and far more than our criticisms, however just.
St. Monica is honored in the Church for her holy example and dedicated prayerful intercession for her son, St. Augustine, before his conversion.