There is No Place in the Priesthood Today for “Wimpish-ness.”

Posted July 9, 2016 12:35 pm by John Quinn

There is No Place in the Priesthood Today for “Wimpish-ness.”

It takes bravery to follow Christ as priests
By Bishop Robert C. Morlino, Madison Catholic Hearald:
 
Bishop Robert C. Morlino
Jesus is often called, “Good Shepherd Sunday.” The word the Scriptures use is really not adequately translated in English as simply, “good.” The word really means, “honorable, worthy, noble,” or, “so excellent in every way that its goodness is itself beautiful.”
The Gospel  John (Jn 10:11-18) points out that the shepherd is willing to lay down his life for his sheep; he is honorable, worthy, and noble in his bravery — even laying down his own life for the sheep. And toward the end of that Gospel

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