If you have paid any attention to the news this week, you could not have missed the diabolical attack from last Sunday. It still dominates most of the news, it seems. While I wrote about it in this weekend’s bulletin, it seems as though it needs even some more attention, given the weekend readings we have here.
I know I said I was going to focus on the capital sins, but given the reading from Paul’s letter to the Philippians, I have rethought that, at least for this weekend. What Saint Paul said in his “finally” section of his letter is very important: “Whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is gracious, if there is any excellence and if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things.”
As Christians, we are called to not just emulate, but integrate this into our very being.
I have been through the Bible. There are more do’s in the Bible than there are do not’s. So if we spent our time doing the do’s, we would not have time to do the do not’s. And even if we could, we would not, so we cannot, so we do …read more
Source:: Fr. Frank Jindra’s Homily Podcasts