A Penitent Blogger

Mindful of my imperfections, seeking to know Truth more deeply and to live Love more fully.

Quid sum miser tunc dicturus? Quem patronum rogaturus? Cum vix iustus sit securus?
Recordare, Iesu pie, Quod sum causa tuae viae: Ne me perdas illa die...

Wednesday, September 21, 2005

Pimps, traitors, gangsters

That is how tax collectors were considered in the time of Christ.

That is whom Christ called to be an Apostle when he called Matthew.

If God can extract an Apostle out of the ranks of scumbags like that, what amazing things may God make of us!

Today the Church celebrates the Feast of St. Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist.