The Greatness of Humility
Twenty-second Sunday Per Annum (C) September 1, 2019.
Perform your tasks with humility….To the humble the Lord reveals His secrets…By the humble He is glorified (Sir. 3: 17-20). ⧾
The lessons of today’s Mass invite us to ponder the virtue of humility, the very foundation of our spiritual life. Humility is a foundational virtue for both faith and life and yet it is generally misunderstood for it is often erroneously associated with weakness. Humility – the word itself is a derivative of the Latin word for earth, humus. A humble person is grounded in reality; in his or her own reality and