“Lord I want to see”

Fr. Bob’s homily last Sunday…

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30th Sunday in Ordinary Time B
When Jesus asks without presumption what the blind man wants, Bartimaeus responds, “Master, I want to see.” As we conclude Respect Life month, let us ask the Lord to remove our blindness. “Lord I want to see.”

“Lord I want to see” the dignity of every person you created in beauty.
“Lord I want to see” as you do with compassion and mercy for every person.
“Lord I want to see” and not turn away from the pain of others.
“Lord I want to see” without the blindness of racism, homophobia and xenophobia.
“Lord I want to see” each person as made in your image.
“Lord I want to see” peace blossom where war terrifies and kills.
“Lord I want to see” every young girl around the world receive an education.
“Lord I want to see” every impoverished child have food to eat to…

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One response

  1. Thank you! So very powerful, Fr Bob.

    On Mon, Oct 29, 2018, 2:37 PM St. Kateri Tekakwitha Parish Blog wrote:

    > kafesk posted: “Fr. Bob’s homily last Sunday…” >

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