Celebrated on 11th February, World Day of the Sick is a feast day of Roman Catholic Church started by Pope John Paul II for believers to offer their prayers to those suffering from illness.
Pope John Paul was sick and diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease in 1991, a year after which he created this day for people to help the sick, understand their suffering and take care of them.
It is celebrated annually on the commemoration of Our Lady of Lourdes as many pilgrims and visitors to Lourdes were believed to have been healed by the intercessions of the Blessed Virgin. Listed below are a few quotes and messages that can help you understand the spirit of this day of sick better
World Day of the Sick Best Messages, Quotes and Greetings
_ It is important to remember on World Day of the Sick to do good and assist all the people who are suffering as they are all children of God. Best wishes on the World Day of the Sick.
_ Remember on World Day of the Sick that the church recognizes in all the sick people a special presence of the suffering Christ so all the believers should help and take care of them. Happy World Day of the Sick.
_ “Those who care for the sick and give of themselves with generosity and straightforward love like St. Mother Teresa of Calcutta are amongst the Church’s most loved.” Best wishes on World Day of the Sick.
_ World Day of the Sick is an opportunity of celebration for all who serve in Catholic health ministry to reflect on caring for those who are sick and those who provide care to them. Happy World Day of the Sick.
_ “Caring for the sick requires professionalism, tenderness, straightforward and simple gestures freely given, like a caress that makes others feel loved”. Take care of the people suffering on this World Day of the Sick and help them.
_ On the occasion of World Day of the Sick, we must all remember that everyone needs and deserves care and help from others in every stage of life and we must do what we can to provide that help. Happy World Day of the Sick.
_ Staying healthy is a treasure that can be enjoyed fully only when it is shared. On the occasion of World Day of the Sick, we must remember that the joy of generous giving is a barometer of the health of a Christian.
_World Day of the Sick is a day of celebration for all believers who offer prayers for those suffering from illnesses. Wish you a very happy World Day of the Sick.
_ Only if we see ourselves, not as a world apart, but in a fraternal relationship with others, can we develop a social practice of solidarity aimed at the common good.” Best wishes on the World Day of the Sick.
_ “No one should be afraid to regard themselves as needy or reliant on others, because individually and by our own efforts we cannot overcome our limitations.” Wish you a very happy World day of the Sick.
_ World Day of the Sick is celebrated to urge all the believers to act responsibly to promote the good all around the globe. Best wishes on the World Day of the Sick.
_ On World Day of the Sick, we must learn to not fear to acknowledge our limitations as God himself, in Jesus, has humbly stooped down to us and continues to do so. Best wishes on World Day of the Sick.
_ Health is relational, dependent on interaction with others, and requiring trust, friendship and solidarity. Stay healthy and help all the people who are suffering on this World Day of the Sick.
_ World Day of Sick is a day to promote the culture of generosity and of a gift, which is indispensable for overcoming the culture of profit and waste. Best wishes on World Day of the Sick.
_ World day of the Sick is the day for people all around the globe to take the time to pray for the sick and who work hard to alleviate the sufferings of the sick to help them. Best wishes on World Day of the Sick.
_ Come together to pray for those who are sick and for all who participate in their care and celebrate this World Day of the Sick. Do your part, Make a difference. Happy World Day of the Sick.
_ Remember on World Day of the Sick that time spent in solidarity with the sick is a holy time, a way of praising God which leads us to the wisdom of the heart. Best wishes on World Day of the Sick.
_ Jesus came to the world not to be served but to serve. Become servants of others and do the work of God by helping people in need. Best wishes on World Day of the Sick.
_ “God of Healing and compassion, you shower us with your infinite care, and comfort all in pain and affliction.” Best wishes on this World Day of the Sick.
_” Look with abundant mercy on all who suffer in body, mind or spirit.” Help them and take care of them on this World Day of the Sick.
_ “Grant healing and hope to the sick, the wounded and the dying in their darkest hours, so they may witness the power of your healing presence in the world.” Happy World Day of the Sick.
_ Celebrate this World Day of the Sick by sending your merciful love and empowering presence to all who continue to work to decrease the suffering of the sick, the lonely and the broken-hearted.
_ Set loose the powers of compassion and healing and continue on the mission of love and healing on this World Day of the Sick.
_ World Day of the Sick is as said by Pope, “a special time of prayer and sharing, of offering one’s suffering”. Best wishes on World Day of the Sick.
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