SOLEMNITY OF ALL SAINTS

FRIENDS and SERVANTS of the WORD 30th Friday of Ordinary Time November 1, 2019 SOLEMNITY OF ALL SAINTS DAY WORD of the DAY When he saw the crowds, he went up the mountain, and after he had sat down, his disciples came to him. He began to teach them, saying… Rejoice and be glad, for your reward will be great in heaven. (Matthew 5: 1-2/12) How shall I live this Word? Holiness is a simple goal, affordable for everyone, proposed to every person who wants to live their Christian choice in a coherent way. Rejoice, be glad Jesus tells us today. Be happy as you fully live your life, without wasting even a moment, without turning back when others call to you to be with them, or when they ask for help or want your opinion. Be happy when you try to do your best in accomplishing your duty, even when it is heavy and tiring. Be happy laughing, crying, suffering; be joyful with everything. Be happy without fearing the judgment of others nor to say the truth even when this is uncomfortable. Be happy even when you must pay a personal price. But be happy because this is...