17Jan Wisdom of an elder for a Nuncio

Kevin Hayes offer some wisdom to Archbishop Brown, Papal Nuncio; as he says "At seventy-seven I feel entitled to lecture even Papal Nuncios!"
"I still have warm regard and concern for our Christian people, in Irish, Pobal Dé. I use that term rather than Church. I am not a great admirer of the institutional Catholic church. I believe the institution has become more important than the Christian message, the Word of God. The institution has become more important than the individual person and so many times its interests have been placed before the good of the person."

17Jan 17 January, 2017. Tuesday, Week 2

Saint Anthony, abbot

1st Reading: Hebrews 6:10-20

Abraham’s long-delayed son. Learning patience

For God is not unjust; he will not overlook your work and the love that you showed for his sake in serving the saints, as you still do. … Read the rest