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Readings & Reflections: Thursday of the Twenty-seventh Week in Ordinary Time & St. Francis Xavier Seelos, October 12,2017

Readings & Reflections: Thursday of the Twenty-seventh Week in Ordinary Time St. Francis Xavier Seelos, October 12,2017

Jesus asks: Surprise a friend of yours come begging for food at midnight for a guest newly arrived? If we are like God – who is like any real friend and “listens attentively” – we will help him. Our reverent asking brings out al that is fatherly in God: “I will have compassion on them, as a man has compassion on his son.” It is through our persistence in prayer that we discover what God always promised: “They shall be mine – my own special possession.” read more