Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Not Peace But Division

This now-uncared-for patch of a neighbor's yard produces an abundant variety of flowers from spring to fall, a lovely tribute to the caring lady who used to live there.   This was yesterday's offering
Jesus said, "Do you think that I have come to establish peace on the earth?  No, I tell you, but rather division." (Luke 12:51) 
Archbishop Oscar Romero in El Salvador said that as long as he helped the poor he was called a saint, but when he challenged the political and economic structures that kept them poor he was called a communist.  While celebrating Mass he was killed by government assassins.

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