O Wisdom come, a poor soul begs you
I seek you night and day!
Come, my soul longs for you Hymn 124
The search for Wisdom is at the very heart of the spiritual journey that profoundly overturned the life of Montfort. This loving search for Wisdom completely filled his whole existence. He engages his first disciple, Marie Louise of Jesus in his passionate quest.
[…]This search for Wisdom is the profound reason why we dedicated ourselves to becoming Daughters of Wisdom. It is at the core of the common call we have received. Wisdom in the Old as in the New .This search for Wisdom is the profound reason why we dedicated ourselves to becoming Daughters of Wisdom. It is at the core of the common call we have received. Wisdom in the Old as in the New Testament is first and foremost a symbol of the loving presence of God in all beings and all things.
Let us live fully the elements of our identity: the direct and personal encounter with Jesus Christ, Incarnate Wisdom, a significant community life, a missionary commitment towards the impoverished and towards all those in search of meaning in their lives.
May we be women radiant with the loving presence of Wisdom for humanity wherever we are, and this we can be if we let Her dwell entirely in all the dimensions of our lives.
“Wisdom…she it was I loved and searched for…
I therefore determined to take her to share my life….” Wisdom 8 : 2, 9
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