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, January 14, 2009


Because he himself was tested through what he suffered,
he is able to help those who are being tested.

Thus ends today’s first reading (Hebrews 2:14-18).

Important words of comfort: reminding us in difficult times that our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ suffered greatly for us and is therefore abundantly merciful.

Important words also of invitation: inviting us to use our own sufferings to help others by the power of the grace of Christ.