“Jesus told them, ‘you do not know what you are asking. Can you drink the cup I shall drink or be baptized in the same bath of pain as I?’”
- How does Jesus’ response to James and John strike you?
- What can you learn from the way Jesus handles the situation?
- Carry His wisdom into your day.
Heritage word—“A merciful heart does not mean a weak heart. Anyone who wishes to be merciful must have a strong and steadfast heart, closed to the tempter but open to God.”
(Pope Francis, 2015 Lenten Message)