More than ever I feel the need of having Thee close to me.
“My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” I will all the more gladly boast of my weaknesses, that the power of Christ may rest upon me. For the sake of Christ, then, I am content with weaknesses, insults, hardships, persecutions, and calamities; for when I am weak, then I am strong.
Tuesday, 10 July 2012
The Son of Man teases His Mother
My wife reminded me about this scene(s) from The Passion of the Christ.
In it Our Lord laughs and teases His Blessed Mother.
Did it happen? Well, certainly, something like it.
Christ was subject to human emotions (and human ills) and laughter must have not been uncommon in the house of Joseph the Carpenter.....