Thought for the Day – 19 October – The “Our Father”

Thought for the Day – 19 October – Meditations with Antonio Cardinal Bacci (1881-1971)

“Month of the Holy Rosary”
The “Our Father”

“God is truly our Father because He created us from nothing and because, He caused us to be born again through the Incarnation of His Only-begotten Son and the work of the Redemption.
In this way, He is doubly our Father.

Can we claim, however, to be true sons of God?
It is not enough simply to make this claim by reciting the “Our Father” but, we should prove it in a practical way in our daily lives.
We can do this by accepting God’s will in all things, by obeying His commandments and the precepts of the Church and, especially, by loving Him more than anything in creation.”

Antonio Cardinal Bacci




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