The patience of a Sister of Compassion ought never to be wearied or astonished at anything, not even at the providential slowness with which God sometimes answers our prayers

Suzanne Aubert understood what it was to have patience with regard to her prayers during the establishment of the Sisters of Compassion. She writes: “The patience of a Sister of Compassion ought never to be wearied or astonished at anything, not even at the providential slowness with which God sometimes answers our prayers. Directory 24, page 331)