Gleanings in Jeremiah : 2 : Priest and Prophet?
Jer 1:1-3 The words of Jeremiah son of Hilkiah, one of the priests at Anathoth in the territory of Benjamin. 1,390 more words
It must be hard to live your life and do your job while under a microscope. When every human failing is on display for others to comment and judge, you can lean toward one of 2 extremes: defensive, self righteous arrogance on one end and humility on the other. 1,183 more words
Pope Francis has chosen the motto “Miserando atque eligendo”, meaning lowly but chosen; literally in Latin ‘by having mercy, by choosing him’. I was reminded at a Lenten Recollection facilitated by another Columban priest that only those who experienced real mercy will also be able to show so much mercy to others. 984 more words