For where two or three are gathered together in My name, there am I in the midst of them. ~Matt. 18:20
Saturday, February 22, 2014
Love thy neighbour
“Jesus answered, ‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all
your soul, and with all your mind.’ This is the greatest and most
important commandment. The second most important commandment is like it:
‘Love your neighbor as you love yourself.’ ”
Father Ignatius stopped reading from the Gospel of St Matthew Chapter 22 and looked up at the congregation sitting there.
“And that’s where the problem lies,” he said, “love your neighbor as you love yourself.
“It’s almost too difficult for some people; and do you know why?"