Archbishop Follo: Vocation is a Gift Given with Forgiveness
Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year C – February 10, 2019
Is 6:1-2,3-8; Ps 137; 1Cor 15.1-11; Lk 5:1-11
Sir 18:11-14; Ps 102: 2Cor 2:5-11; Lk 19:1-10
Last Sunday after the Epiphany, Forgiveness Sunday
The vocation is born from an encounter
Today’s readings tell us of three people who had a true encounter from which their vocation surfaced. Because of his encounter with God Isaiah offered to become His prophet, Saint Paul accepted to be the witness of the Gospel for all pagans, and Saint Peter agreed to Christ’s proposal to become a fisher of men.
For these holy people, the day of