In today's Gospel Jesus tells his disciples that deeds of faith can precede the words of faith. How often do or actions towards others reflect what we believe? Can others see our believe in Christ in both what we do and what we say, or are our words made meaningless by our actions?
The Lord's Prayer is the perfect example of what our relationship with the Lord and with each other should be and so we say:
Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name.
Thy kingdom come, thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven.
Give us this day our daily bread,
and forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us.
And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil,
This week is the final week in the Season of Creation and Friday is Harvest Fast Day. Make efforts to give up some food on Friday, maybe forgo a meal. You could then donate the money from this meal to CAFOD, or you could donate the equivalent items of food to one of the local food banks.
Have a look at the resources on the Creation Time 2021 page and see what you can do this month to show your support for our earth