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Contempl-Action!

Contempl-action! July 21, 2019 XVI Sunday of Ordinary Time Dear brothers and sisters, Jesus, through the two sisters of Bethany, Martha and Mary, protagonists of the episode, taken from the Gospel …More
Contempl-action!
July 21, 2019 XVI Sunday of Ordinary Time

Dear brothers and sisters, Jesus, through the two sisters of Bethany, Martha and Mary, protagonists of the episode, taken from the Gospel of Luke, which we will listen to on Sunday 21 July, gives us some very important teachings for our daily life. First of all, the observation made to Marta about "you get upset and worried about too many things while only one thing is necessary", immediately reminds us to Jesus' constant teaching to his disciples not to worry too much about what to eat and how to dress, but, rather to commit themselves in seeking first the Kingdom of God and his justice, in fact, all the "other things" will be given in addition …( Matthew 6: 25-34) Furthermore "loosing time" in order to fill with God's love, one's own heart at the feet of Jesus, by means of prayer, ”the best part" chosen by Mary, it's the secret to carry out that "revolution of the service" to our brothers, not only without agitation and …More