“Soldiers also asked him, ‘And what is it that we should do?’ He told them, ‘Do not practice extortion, do not falsely accuse anyone, and be satisfied with your wages.’”
- Since John the Baptist previously called the crowd a “brood of vipers” and preached “every tree that does not produce good fruit will be cut down and thrown into the fire,” what might have caused so many people to be concerned about what they should do?
- What motivates you to make personal changes in your life?
Heritage word—“In our sacrifice of self for anyone who needs us, in our silent endurance of physical or mental pain, in our wearying labors, in our self-less availability to human needs, we can prolong in our daily living His redemption of the world.”
(Sister Mary Arthur, 7thProvincial of the Toledo Province)