Lent: A Good Time to Work on A More Positive Disposition
Jesus calls each of us to consider our personal (Christian) disposition with His words in today’s Gospel. He reminds us to be merciful and not to judge. He reminds us to forgive and seek forgiveness when we’ve wronged others. He reminds us to give generously.
How many times have we been merciless in our judgment of someone who didn’t share our belief in God and was critical of God or religion? Or maybe because someone’s moral or ethical standards weren’t the same as ours, did something which we might consider unacceptable or unreasonable? How many times have you said to someone