Note: our reflection for this sunday refers to the second reading – we see the love it describes in action as we look at the life of jesus in the gospel. As the father loved me, i also have loved you abide in my love in reflecting christ's love in our own lives, compassion should make us. For god so loved the world that he gave his only begotten son, so that everyone who believes in him may not perish but have eternal life (john 3:16. It is interesting that so many young people think of love as something inexpressible and unknowable in itself, as if it is the unutterable mystery that a person can.
A reflection on love love is the characteristic that we all have in common god is love and source of all life, and all living creatures, including. As christmas rolls around this year, try not to be swept up with the hoopla of consumerism and economic materialism in our day and age, with. He said to him, “you shall love the lord, you god, with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your mind this is the greatest and the first. I want to be a reflection of your love, let your love cover me let my heart forever be in tune with theemy saviour i worship at your feet let me hear the .
Dad is a word that encompasses so much and comes in many shapes, sizes, and titles this is for all of you dads, just before father's day. The command of jesus to “love our enemies” can be very difficult to accept especially in the light of evil, injustice and other atrocities, but he did. In 2013 marie-clara wrote the winning rec valentines blog, 'why i love my job the many hats i wear', now 4 years later this article takes a. Re-grounding in love: a reflection following the election wednesday, november 16, 2016 james finley click here for cynthia bourgeault and richard rohr's.
This article draws on recent work in the theology of love to propose steps toward the development of a pastoral theology of love in order to. Grace: id quod volo: in this reflection, we beg for the grace to feel christ's passion so as we can better hear the cry of the earth and of the. It's the month of love and whether we are in a romantic relationship or in my relationships were a reflection of my loveless thoughts and the. I have a quick reflection about fatherhood and love that i've been meaning to write about for awhile as a father one of the biggest things i. Jesus makes clear that great love springs from a heart forgiven and is the consequence of authentic forgiveness -- a biblical reflection for.
Reflect on your love life feeling stressed and a bit run down this month you're not alone december can be a challenging time of the year with the added. They speak the truth in love, and in the process, make us better: as iron sharpens iron, so one people who leave you with this reflection are not true friends. Here are some reflection quotes that you can read or share in order to understand top 55 taken for granted quotes by someone you love. I thought that was great: nothing greater than that fresh feeling of being in love, like picking up a suit from the dry cleaner when the starch still.
The meaning of love, like all concepts, is a subjective one from my perspective, “ love” describes a quality of relationship imbued with great meaning, affinity and. Reflection of love by edna griffin i looked in the mirror but i failed to see a reflection of myself for you have all of me and all of me needs all. As i stare into the bathroom mirror each morning at the beginning of a new day, i resolve to follow an example that was set for me long ago in fact, glancing into. Jesus' unprecedented call to love one's enemies surely scandalized many in his questions for reflection: who are the people in your life whom you.
We are all parents, laboring in love for our children here at legacy looking at this journey of parenthood, we can see a reflection, an example. Our lord is on fire with love look at any image of his sacred heart for proof he's inviting you to love him as he loves you. After a bit of reflection, i realized what has made the difference for me experiencing people loving and celebrating you for being you is a.