Friday Thoughts: First Responder

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When our faith falters may our first response be

to strengthen another’s.

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Titian (Tiziano), Christ Carrying the Cross (1565)

Titian (Tiziano), Christ Carrying the Cross (1565)

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On their way out they met a Cyrenian named Simon.

This man they pressed into service to carry the cross.

—Matthew 27:32

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(Friday Thoughts is a new series to appear every Friday, written by various members of the extended Passionist community.)nity.)

2 Comments

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2 responses to “Friday Thoughts: First Responder

  1. When we are down, helping someone lifts us up!

  2. Berta Hernandez

    I wonder who was helped more, Jesus or Simon? I imagine a beautiful love developed between these two men. The love God has for each one of us. We all need to find Him in others, there’s no better way than by helping someone in need!

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