Spiritual Exercise #2 Dealing with Frustration with Msgr. John Esseff

Msgr. Esseff was taken to the ER Thursday afternoon and then admitted to the hospital.  Believe or not, he wanted to continue his series of podcasts on the Year-end retreat for his listeners.  He phoned in this reflection from his hospital bed Saturday morning.  He discusses frustration with God and the marvels of His goodness when we surrender.  This is a very special podcast, please keep Msgr. Esseff in your prayers.

7 thoughts on “Spiritual Exercise #2 Dealing with Frustration with Msgr. John Esseff”

  1. God Bless this wonderful servant of our Lord! He is a darling! May Our Lady interceded for your health. For our Lord is always good and generous. May the grace of Jesus Christ be with you Monsignor Esseff.

  2. Monsignor Esseff, be assured of my prayers for you and your quick recovery. We need your teachings! Thank you for all that you are to the Kingdom of God and to each of us. Wishing you only the best in His Most Holy Will for abundant blessings today, and in the New Year.

  3. Thank you Monsignor,
    This has been a profound reminder for me personally . You have confirmed God’ direction in my life. I always ask Him to keep me on the right path , for His Names sake. Another gift I continually ask Him for is the intimacy with Him that only He can give. He has Blessed me in so many ways, and I am so very grateful for His great Love for me, and all His kids.
    He has directed me to just think of Him and He is there. I think of Him always, and He is there!
    The awareness of His presence is constant. In troubled times I remember Him. His silence within sustains me. His great Peace that surpasses all understanding , what a gift!
    Your wisdom and counsel is so appreciated.
    Be healthy and well in His Holy Name and great power.
    God loves us , nothing else matters!
    Peace…..Love…….Joy…….now and in the new year to come!

  4. To My Dear brother in Christ Jesus, Msgr. Esseff, I am full of grief to learn that you are in hospital, but heaven assures me they are here with us. I offer heaven your suffering, and my sorrow to learn you were not feeling well. Please know how much you are loved and cherished. Our Blessed Mother comes to bring help and healing. I entrust all to her holy hands. She will offer our prayers to her Son who is delighted in our trust and faith in Him. All is well. God is with us!

  5. Thank you Monsignor are prayers are with you love your podcast you have really changed my life the love the whole crew at Deserninghearts …God Bless you always Angela from Canada….


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