Last week we heard about a father who is merciful. The lost son, sometimes called the prodigal son, wasted everything. He was rebellious. He was ruined. He is us.
His father forgave him. His father was merciful.
That’s the foundation for today’s Gospel. Without the merciful father, the words of Jesus will be abused, misused, misunderstood. The merciful father is everything.
“Be merciful, just as your Father also is merciful.” Just as your Father.Read More