St. Ignatius of Loyola learned to find fruit, that is, the effect or consequence of action. More important than our actions is the action of God in, with and for humans. One grows to find fruit and to offer it the more one savors one's own life and all creation. I hope my posts help you feel that finding fruit is a profitable way of living.
Archbishop Timothy Dolan offered these remarks about Haiti and the contributions of the Catholic Church and its service arms to the people of Haiti. The situation is "analogous to the [26 December] tsunami of 2004."