by ICL Editor | November 12, 2021 12:03 am
Image: “St. Martin of Tours sharing his cloak” (detail) by Anthony van Dyckvia | Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons
“Lord, if your people still have need of my services, I will not avoid the toil. Your will be done. I have fought the good fight long enough. Yet if you bid me continue to hold the battle line in defense of your camp, I will never beg to be excused from failing strength. I will do the work you entrust to me. While you command, I will fight beneath your banner.” (St. Martin of Tours, Bishop and Confessor, Patron Saint of Soldiers)
The Memorial of St. Martin of Tours, Bishop and Confessor (316 – 397) is November 11.
Source URL: https://integratedcatholiclife.org/2021/11/daily-catholic-quote-saint-martin-of-tours/
Copyright ©2022 Integrated Catholic Life™ unless otherwise noted.