“When the Pharisees with some scribes who had come from Jerusalem gathered around Jesus, they observed that some of his disciples ate their meals with unclean, that is, unwashed hands.”
Apparently, the cleansing ritual was not of ultimate importance to Jesus.
Do you ever feel free to disregard a law or a practice for the sake of a higher law or a higher good?
Pay attention to your decisions today if such a situation presents itself.
Heritage word—“As disciples of Jesus this is our call . . . Discipleship is the work of liberating those held captive from physical and spiritual bondage.”
(Sister Mary Kristin, 10th Superior General of the Sisters of Notre Dame.