Last November 28- 30, 2014, the members of the Luke 18 community had a Weekend with the theme “Faith is a Decision”. They had talks and sharings to encourage them to be more aware of the impact of their daily decisions especially those concerning their relationships with family, friends and God. 1,811 more words
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The irony of it all is that his name means “pure”, yet Zacchaeus had become anything but pure.
His career had pushed him to the outer fringes of good, Jewish society, and even on that day, when Jesus took the Jericho road on his way to Jerusalem and the crowds began to gather to see this rabbi who did miracles, Zacchaeus wasn’t near the edge of the road, but rather climbed a tree just within the city limits to afford a better view. 1,251 more words
Above: Jesus Blessing Children
Image Source = Father Lawrence G. Lovasik, S.V.D., New Catholic Picture Bible: Popular Stories from the Old and New Testaments (New York: Catholic Book Publishing Company, 1955, 1960) 529 more words