Love Frees Us

Posted by Franciscan Media on Mar 26, 2018 5:30:00 AM

Love Frees Us
Selfishness leads nowhere and love frees. Those who are able to live their lives as a gift to give others will never be alone and will never experience the drama of the isolated conscience. Jesus says something remarkable to us: “Greater love has no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.” Love always takes this path: to give one’s life.

—from the book The Hope of Lent: Daily Reflections from Pope Francis by Diane M. Houdek


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Categories: Lent, Jesus, Friendship