Commentary on the Gospel of
Many of the early Christian though that the second coming of Christ would be soon. Nowadays we have gone in the opposite direction and often think it is faraway. St. Peter tells us to look now at our relationship with God. How are we living our lives as members of his family, of his Church? The “yes God wants is the “yes” of today, following the example of Mary, the mother of Jesus. Don’t let us wait until it is too late. Jesus wants freedom for all and so we need to fulfill our civic duties as well as our obligations to God. What are our priorities?