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?
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Tuesday, October 07, 2008

Anxious and worried about many things

In these days of financial and economic turmoil, our Lord’s words to Martha in today’s Gospel (Luke 10:38-42) resonate strongly:

“Martha, Martha,
you are anxious and worried about many things.
There is need of only one thing.”

In times of anxiety, may the Lord Jesus Christ give us the grace to recognize what is truly necessary and to live our lives in peace and in ever greater communion with Him.