Daily homily thoughts, 11/13

Today Jesus says: “When you have done all you have been commanded, say, ‘We are unprofitable servants; we have done what we were obliged to do.'”  Today we celebrate St Francis Xavier Cabrini, who opened 67 orphanages, schools and hospitals. She did more than her “obligation.”  She did more than go to Sunday Mass and tithe her ten percent. No wonder she is held up for us as a saint, an example to follow