The Devil is real and lives among us. Are you ‘possessed’ ?
True demonic possessions are rare. There is much more evidence of people who obsess over something to a point that they become sick. It could be said of people who consider themselves possessed that too much time and effort is spent listening to hostile voices instead of the voice of God.
Instead of a relationship with God we all too often enter into an obsessive relationship with someone or something other than God and become poisoned, possessed. In the Gospel today Jesus challenges us to step away from ambivalence about Him.
He’s asking us to take a stand. What can you and your family do together to ensure you’re moving towards the Kingdom of God?
In these remaining weeks of Lent, may family prayer serve to strengthen your relationships, better hear His voice and follow His commands.
About Father Leo Polselli, C.S.C.
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!