Defending peace, life, and property

Blessed the Peacemaker can also be linked to Blessed are the meek and Do not kill… Donot steal, because peace is impossible if we do not respect another person’s property and thesacredness of their life as a gift from God. Meekness is an attitude of respect for the...

mercy and obedience

Often people reduce the Fourth Commandment, “Honor thy father and mother,” to achild’s obligation to obey. Certainly obedience is important, as a child honors his parents andGod by obeying them and God’s law. Obedience is the child’s way of saying that he trust that...