Today's Scriptural Meditation Readings:
March 16, A.D. 2003
A brief reflection on today's Scripture passages:
In today's Gospel, Peter, James and John witness the Transfiguration
of Jesus on the mount. While this transcending experience must have
been a terrifying experience for them, it must also have validated the
hope and trust they placed in Jesus as their Lord and teacher. Very
often on our journey of faith, we encounter desert periods where we
can feel a distance from the guidance and love of the Holy Spirit and
question whether we are on the right path. Other times, we can
experience a deep knowledge and awareness within us that Jesus is
close to us, residing in the depths of our hearts. It is these prize
moments that make our Faith worthwhile as we try and live our
knowledge of Jesus in the everyday secular world.
So let us not be fearful and anxious regarding the ups and downs of
our journey of Faith. Placing our trust in God, His plans will always
bear fruit in us according to His design, not our own.
- Cliodhna Doyle (email@example.com)
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