In the third Eucharistic Prayer we pray “by the power and working of the Holy Spirit, you give life to all things.” All, without exception.
You and I can plant and water, but “God gives the increase.” Notwithstanding, we must do our part or God will not give the increase.
What is our part? Principally these three:
Of first importance is Desire.
Mother Patricia O’Connor, C.D.S.
Founding Superior, Friend, and Guide