A sense of humor

Mother Mazzarello had a sense of humor to her. One day, perhaps it had been a particularly trying day, she asked her Sisters to be prepared to receive a fine woman into their company. Everyone was to put their best habit on and find their way outside to receive this honored guest.

Everyone was really excited about the splendid visitor about to enter their midst. So out went Mther Mazzarello to bring her guest into the outdoor party. The Sisters were in stitches when she returned. This ‘fine young lady’ was none other than the cow…all dressed up in ribbons

Mother Mazzarello had a sense of humor! But she also knew something greater – the importance of lifting one another’s spirit.

20120614-211556.jpg

About these ads

I'm a Salesian Sister - a Daughter of Mary Help of Christians. I've given my life to Christ for the young and the poor. My work lately has been vocation work, and this has given me the opportunity to meet some very generous and admirable young people.

Posted in Salesian
One comment on “A sense of humor
  1. SaintlySages says:

    I’m in stitches, too. That delightful story really moooooooved me. ;-) God bless! Have a great weekend. Live Jesus!
    Dave

    http://saintlysages.wordpress.com/

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 5,531 other followers

%d bloggers like this: