While the world may seem to be very indifferent to Christianity most of the time, it can be very critical of Christians who do not seem to be following the most basic tenet of their faith to be a people of good deeds, as Jesus teaches in todays portion of the Sermon on the Mount. While we may sometimes feel indignant about the worlds criticism of our faults, we have to remember that we are in a vital relationship with the word we are to be its light. This means that we should welcome the worlds gaze and scrutiny of our actions and beliefs and we should, in a sense, be accountable to the world for the way we live. We should never be salt that loses its taste. This openness to the gaze of all is not for our own glory, however: it is so that others may find what we have found their way to the Father.
0900 Morning Prayer
1000 PARISH MASS
ALL SAINTS CHURCH
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