Let the brothers and the sisters keep in mind how great a dignity the Lord God has given them, because He created them and formed them in the image of His beloved Son according to the flesh and in His own likeness according to the Spirit.
Be praised, my Lord, through all Your creatures, especially through my lord Brother Sun, who brings the day; and You give light through him. And he is beautiful and radiant in all his splendor! Of You, Most High, he bears the likeness.
Sr. Nepomucena used to recount how she always wanted to go away from the city to the country. She was happy when Sr. Margareta took her with her to go begging for the needs of the orphanage during summer vacation. They used to go from village to village and from house to house.