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Pope’s Morning Homily: You Can’t Follow Jesus Standing Still

You can’t follow Jesus standing still….

According to Vatican Radio, Pope Francis stressed this to faithful during his daily morning Mass at Casa Santa Marta, as he reflected on the Gospel account of the paralytic who is lowered from the roof of the house where Jesus is teaching.

Important Thing: Follow

Francis highlighted how people follow Jesus out of self interest or because they are looking for comfort, conceding that even if no intention is totally pure or perfect, the important thing is to follow Jesus. …

https://zenit.org/articles/popes-morning-homily-you-cant-follow-jesus-standing-still/