This morning at the Wednesday morning Mass with some of the teens from our youth group, Fr. Joy made a very interesting point in his homily. He said that Jesus had to trust his apostles and disciples, that they would carry out the mission he had left for them.
Jesus had to trust others. He had to trust those he was teaching and guiding.
Jesus had to trust.
Trusting is a very human thing. It’s something that we have to constantly work on and make a concerted effort to have. We work to have trustworthy friends and spouses. We pray that we might be able to trust in the Lord, in His plan for our lives. Many of us struggle with trusting due to things that have happened to us throughout our life that have broken our ability to easily trust.
And, yet, Jesus had to trust, too. Jesus, who was God, who knew how it would all turn out, had to work on the very human act of trusting in his followers. Read More