...kind of makes today into a mini-feast of the Sacred Heart. I just love this:
This divine heart is an abyss of all blessings, and into it the poor should submerge all their needs. It is an abyss of joy in which all of us can immerse our sorrows. It is an abyss of lowliness to counteract our foolishness, an abyss of mercy for the wretched, an abyss of love to meet our every need.
Read the whole thing on the ibreviary.com widget on the right. Choose Office of Readings for October 16 and scroll down to near the very end.