By virtue of our baptism we too are laborers in the vineyard of the Lord, just like the seventy two that He sent ahead of Him. So what is the implication of this in our lives? We are also called by God to share and live the teachings of Jesus.
Jesus told the disciples: “The harvest is abundant but the laborers are few.” This is very true until to this very day. Based on statistics ninety nine percent (99%) of the church are composed of lay people, only one percent (1%) are members of the clergy.
The harvest indeed is plentiful; therefore in our own little way let us also be laborers like the seventy two. Let us spread and live the word of God let us not be afraid for God will be with us and surely He will provide for us too. …