Reflection on the Readings for Sunday, January 25, 2015

Deze Reflectie is heel mooi beschreven, dank je wel ervoor ❤

Catholic Working Mom

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In the readings today, both God (through Jonah) and Jesus call for repentance and conversion.  We are called to turn away from sin and worldliness – to be willing to abandon everything to follow the Lord.  This clearly means stepping out of our comfort zones – releasing luxury and the feeling of safety that we cling to so tightly.   It is tough, and can only be accomplished by the grace of God.

Most of us don’t want to make waves.  We like it when everything is harmonious.  I love the story of Jonah, because I can relate to him.  The Lord told him that he must go to Nineveh to deliver a message that Jonah knew the people were not going to want to hear.  Jonah was going to meet resistance.  Heck!  He may have been met with animosity – even hatred.  Who would want to walk…

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