Mercy Gives Us Freedom To Love

Posted September 2, 2017 10:14 pm by Laura Durant

“Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy.” -Matthew 5:7Mercy bestows freedom on the one who receives it, as well as the one who gives it.When I experience the Lord’s mercy in confession or in a state of surrender after realizing a wrong I committed against another, and ultimately, against God, I feel as though I am being cleansed with a refreshing spring of life-giving water, which I know is the Holy blood and water which flows from Jesus’ pierced side.I feel humbled at the realization of how unworthy I am of this mercy. How so many sins

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