Flying Friars and the United Nations

Posted September 18, 2017 8:15 pm by John Paul Meenan, Editor

Today’s reading, in Saint Paul’s letter to the young bishop Timothy, the Apostle requests all Catholics to ‘pray for those in high places’, for all those carrying that oft-misunderstood quality we call ‘authority’.  Whether they are aware of such or not, everyone carrying that burden, however it was laid upon them, by birth, by vote, by usurpation, will be asked for a strict account by God when they shuffle off this mortal coil. We pray that our leaders may instill enough order that we may lead peaceable and godly lives, carrying out those duties laid upon us in our own,


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