Prayer of the Day

First Week of Lent – Feast of St. Aengus

March 11th, 2017
Lent

“Jesus said; ‘Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you; so that you may be children of your Father in Heaven.'” (Matthew 5 : 44)

In today’s Gospel,  we have the most revolutionary of all the teachings of Jesus and we have the distinguishing feature of Jesus the teacher and his follower.  Jesus not only has taught this principle,  but has shown it in practice by loving and praying for his own assassins.