Voting in this Upcoming Election
Please note: This sermon was posted on Our lady of Atonement Church in San Antonio Texas. This sermon was given to Catholic’s but it should apply to all Christians who profess a love for our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. May our Lord give us his joy, peace, love, and understanding as we read the sermon.
“Father Moore had a sermon that did an excellent job of outlining the duties of every Catholic in this upcoming election:”
Jesus says to us very plainly, “whoever of you does not renounce all that he has cannot be my disciple.” When it comes right down to it, this renouncing of all we have is not primarily about material possessions; instead, it is about our wrong attitudes – our erroneous ways of thinking. Specifically I am referring to the thinking that leads us into sin – the thought that we know what is best and we don’t have to listen to anyone, including God. But we need to remember that our Lord calls us to be one with God; and that can never happen as long as we are the ones who are trying to dictate what is right and what is wrong. Continue reading