Jesus is convinced of our goodness, even when we don’t act like it.
Jesus often speaks of preparing for the end time, when we join the Lord in the Kingdom of Heaven. He speaks in parables, telling us to be prepared.
What are we doing to prepare so we can enter more fully into the life and death of Jesus Christ? We who are children of the light, who are full of goodness and knowledge, are reminded today to use God’s gifts, the teachings of Jesus, and our Catholic traditions wisely, so as to be welcomed into the home of our Heavenly Father.
How can we prepare as Jesus teaches us? Are we living for our earthly life, or for our life with God?
I pray today that you are preparing for God. May he watch over your efforts and guide you.
Father Leo Polselli, C.S.C. is Chaplain at the Father Peyton Center in Easton, MA. Before coming to Holy Cross Family Ministries he served as a teacher and a parish priest. He also served for six years as a General Assistant of the Congregation in Rome, Italy. Originally from Fall River, MA, Father Leo grew up with eight siblings. Gifted with several languages, he is able to serve the Brazilian, Cape Verdean, Portuguese, Spanish and Haitian communities. When he's not greeting everyone who comes to the Father Peyton Center, you can find him regularly reading newspapers!