Tuesday, January 29, 2008

Blessed are the poor in spirit

Fr. Speekman "Homilies and Reflections from Australia" has an excellent homily on next Sunday's scripture;

4th Sunday in Ordinary Time - Year A
Zephaniah 2:3; 3:12-131Corinthians 1:26-31Matthew 5:1-12
How happy are the poor in spirit; theirs is the kingdom of heaven.

I’m sure we have all experienced that some people are somehow special and that when we speak with them, or work with them, or fight with them, the expression poor in spirit comes spontaneously to mind. But what does it mean to be poor in spirit?
well, that's the big question, right? read on...;

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