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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

     “See that you do not despise (μὴ καταφρονήσητε) one of these little ones; for I tell you that in heaven their angels always behold the face of my Father who is in heaven. For the Son of Man has come to save (σῶσαι) that which was lost.” (Mt 18: 10-11)

     Here, at the beginning of Chapter 18 of the Gospel according to Matthew, our Lord is talking about small children, – and not only about small children, but about those among us who “humble” ourselves (Mt 18: 4), allowing ourselves to be vulnerable and in need of others, as small children do. What our Lord stresses here, when He mentions their “angels” in heaven, who “always behold the face of” God, is our underlying unity in our One Creator; of all of us, God’s creation, the visible and invisible, the weak and the...

Monday, July 31, 2017

See that you do not despise (μὴ καταφρονήσητε) one of these little ones; for I tell you that in heaven their angels always behold the face of my Father who is in heaven. For the Son of Man has come to save (σῶσαι) that which was lost.” (Mt 18: 10-11)

Here, at the beginning of Chapter 18 of the Gospel according to Matthew, our Lord is talking about small children, – and not only about small children, but about those among us who “humble” ourselves (Mt 18: 4), allowing ourselves to be vulnerable and in need of others, as small children do. What our Lord stresses here, when He mentions their “angels” in heaven, who “always behold the face of” God, is our underlying unity in our One Creator; of all of us, God’s creation, the visible and invisible, the weak and the strong.

“See that you do not d...

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