The Good Shepherd and His Own

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Jn 10:11-18

A reading for the memorial of St. Charles Borromeo

Jesus said at that time, “I am the good shepherd: the good shepherd lays down his life for his sheep. The hired man, since he is not the shepherd and the sheep do not belong to him, abandons the sheep as soon as he sees a wolf coming, and runs away, and then the wolf attacks and scatters the sheep; he runs away because he is only a hired man and has no concern for the sheep. Read More


141st Meditation

“You can awaken love even more, so that it may inundate you completely. This is what love wants, and for this it seeks you” (Interior Word).

Love has no limits, because “God is love” (1 Jn 4:16). This is how Sacred Scripture describes it to us. There is nothing more important than to live in love, “for love covers a multitude of sins” (1 Pt 4:8). Read More