Third Monday and Tuesday of Lent March 2017

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“And he said, ‘Truly I tell you, no prophet is accepted in the prophet’s home town.’”
—Luke 4:24

Francis’ biographers give us a glimpse into his family’s response to his conversion: When his father saw him in this pitiful plight, he was ashamed, and whenever they met, he cursed Francis

21

“Lord, if another member of the church sins against me, how often should I forgive?”
—Matthew 18:21

Forgiveness is quite possibly the most difficult and yet essential action necessary for anyone living in community.

 

 

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