Monthly Archives: May 2012

Daily Meditation: May 31, 2012

Jesus Is Persecuted Jesus, the favorite Child of God, is persecuted. He who is poor, gentle, mourning; he who hungers and thirsts for uprightness; is merciful, pure of heart and a peacemaker is not welcome in this world. The Blessed … Continue reading

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Daily Meditation: May 30, 2012

Jesus Is a Peacemaker Jesus, the Blessed Child of the Father, is a peacemaker. His peace doesn’t mean only absence of war. It is not simply harmony or equilibrium. His peace is the fullness of well-being, gratuitously given by God. … Continue reading

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Daily Meditation: May 29, 2012

Jesus Is Pure of Heart Jesus, the Beloved of God, has a pure heart. Having a pure heart means willing one thing. Jesus wanted only to do the will of his heavenly Father. Whatever Jesus did or said, he did … Continue reading

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Daily Meditation: May 28, 2012

Jesus Is Merciful Jesus, the Blessed Child of God, is merciful. Showing mercy is different from having pity. Pity connotes distance, even looking down upon. When a beggar asks for money and you give him something out of pity, you … Continue reading

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Daily Meditation: May 27, 2012

Jesus Hungers and Thirsts for Uprightness Jesus, the Blessed Son of God, hungers and thirsts for uprightness. He abhors injustice. He resists those who try to gather wealth and influence by oppression and exploitation. His whole being yearns for people … Continue reading

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Daily Meditation: May 26, 2012

Jesus Mourns Jesus, the Blessed One, mourns. Jesus mourns when his friend Lazarus dies (see John 11:33-36); he mourns when he overlooks the city of Jerusalem, soon to be destroyed (see Luke 19:41-44). Jesus mourns over all losses and devastations … Continue reading

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Daily Meditation: May 25, 2012

Jesus is Gentle Jesus, the Blessed One, is gentle. Even though he speaks with great fervor and biting criticism against all forms of hypocrisy and is not afraid to attack deception, vanity, manipulation and oppression, his heart is a gentle … Continue reading

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