Tuesday 9th October, 2012
St Denis & Cc.; St John Leonardi. Galatians 1:13-24. Guide me, Lord, along the everlasting way. Ps 138(139):1-3, 13-15. Luke 10:38-42.
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What are we passionate about? Will we allow our faith turn our world upside down?
How strong is our conviction when it comes to our faith? Paul was a man whose passion was notorious. At the same time, his conversion was powerful. Paulís entire life focus changed. The depth of his passion didnít waver. He was so sure that what he now knew was truth that he didnít feel needed confirmation or validation from the other apostles. His encounter with God was overwhelming and all-consuming.
Mary and Martha were both just as passionate about Jesus. They had different ways of expressing it. Jesus invited them both to be passionateóto be in his presence and to learn from him. What are we passionate about? Will we allow our faith turn our world upside down?