Quotations:

I am with you always until the end of this world - Jesus (Matthew 28:20).

Preach the Word in season and out of season reproving, rebuking or advising always with patience and providing instructions (2 Timothy 4:2).

Do not fear, Mary, for God has looked kindly on you (Luke 1:30).

Anything worth doing is worth doing poorly. - G. K. Chesterton

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

My Reflection for June 1, Saturday Memorial of Saint Justin, Martyr, Mark 11:27-33

My Reflection:
It was natural for the chief priests, the scribes, and the elders to question the authority of Jesus for they were not his followers. They know Jesus based only on what they see and hear they have no personal interactions with Jesus. If only they were His followers they would have not questioned His authority.

This is what normally happen to us when we have no personal intimacy with Jesus. When our knowledge about Jesus is based only on what we see and hear. We question Him also when we pass through some difficulties and trials in our lives.


We will only understand the authority of Jesus or the role of Jesus in our lives once we start to know Him more intimately. Let us not be content with what we see and hear about Jesus. Let us delve deeper by exerting effort to know Him deeply.  Thus, we eliminate doubts about His authority to move in our lives. …    

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