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.
The Pontifical Yearbook for 2010 was presented to Pope Benedict on Saturday. The increases, slight as percentages, reflect not a small number of people throughout the world. Some details are summarized here.