Today's Scriptural Meditation Readings:
May 4, A.D. 2005
A brief reflection on today's Scripture passages:
What strength we see in Paul after his conversion! It shows the power of God
in our souls! Paul was not afraid to stand up and proclaim that people
should not be worshipping false gods, gods made of human hands. He also
reminded people that one day they would be held accountable for their false
What would Paul have to say to us today about our "gods' of power, money,
materials? His message is a timely one. How much time do we spend in prayer
and worship in contrast to false worship of the gods of our present age?
The message of Christ in the Gospel reassures us, in that we are all free to
turn to the Spirit of Truth. The Holy Spirit can guide us in our actions in
order that we keep our priorities straight in life.
O Holy Spirit, enlighten us!
- Joan of Jesus, OCDS
(jmurphy at utica dot edu)
Lives of the saints:
Wednesday of the Sixth Week of Easter
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