1st Monday of Advent: Worthiness is Not a Pre-requisite to a Vocation

Posted December 4, 2017 6:03 pm by frchrislemieux71

1st Monday of Advent: Worthiness is Not a Pre-requisite to a Vocation

We hear the centurion in today’s Gospel say, “I am not worthy to have You come under my roof, only say the Word and [my servant] will be healed”.  Of course we recognize these words, as we share them gazing upon our Lord in the Blessed Sacrament at Holy Mass.  They are beautiful words for us to consider; they are a sign we share of a deep faith in the healing powers of the Eucharist; of recognition of our own unworthiness in the Presence of God.  It’s important for humility’s sake that we recognize our unworthiness, as it makes even

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