On Jesus’ merciful call of St. Matthew, a great sinner…

Posted September 21, 2017 8:15 pm by Editor

On Jesus’ merciful call of St. Matthew, a great sinner…

On this Feast Day of St. Matthew, we must acknowledge a great mercy in Jesus’ call. As a tax collector, Matthew was considered a great sinner. In fact, the term “tax collector” was a biblical euphemism for great sinner. Yet despite this, Jesus called him to be an Apostle. In our times, many set mercy and the fact that we are sinners in opposition to each other…

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