Apostolic activity is the essential character of zeal, and teachers who are animated by this virtue will fulfill their duties with eagerness, affection, courage, and perseverance.

With Basile Moreau, let us pray: “Lord, give me a heart more worthy of you; rather, make mine gentle, humble, zealous, and loving like yours.” How does this prayer impact you?

Today’s text is drawn from Moreau’s Christian Education.

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