aloneEvery human heart knows suffering, to a greater or lesser extent.

St. John of the Cross once said: “And I saw a river over which every soul must pass to reach the kingdom of heaven and the name of that river was suffering: and I saw a boat which carries souls across that river and the name of the boat was love.”

If we simply read the news and mark the map, then the suffering of humanity and the seeming triumph of evil will overcome us.

But, my friends, we are Christians! And so, let us cry out to Jesus with a defiant hope against the darkness of evil and the despair of this world: “Cover us all with Your Precious Blood and heal our many wounds.” In so doing, we will have discovered the boat that carries us safely across the river of suffering...we will have found Love.  

 

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