Sharing the Word for June 8, 2021
Salt and light give zest, flavor, joy, and clarity to life. So also believers give good flavor and brightness to the world around them.
God’s Peace and Power
In her writings St. Julian of Norwich never mentions the war, plague, and papal schism she lived through. Instead, she focuses on God’s peace and power.
It is a state of receptiveness that contemplation tries to create in us. We work at being fully present to the moment and content to relax in God’s presence with us and within us.
Pope leads prayers for Indigenous children who died in Canadian schools
Pope Francis led hundreds of pilgrims and visitors in St. Peter’s Square in a moment of silent prayer for the Indigenous children who died in Canadian residential schools and for their grieving families.