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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Friday, July 17, 2009

Too quick to condemn

Too many of us – liberal or conservative – are too quick to condemn.

In today’s Gospel (Matthew 12:1-8), our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ says this:

If you knew what this meant,
“I desire mercy, not sacrifice,”
you would not have condemned these innocent men.

Do we hear Him saying this to us as well?