Isaiah 53:3-5 – He was despised and rejected by mankind, a man of suffering, and familiar with pain. Like one from whom people hide their faces he was despised, and we held him in low esteem. Surely he took up our pain and bore our suffering, yet we considered him punished by God, stricken by him, and afflicted. But he was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was on him, and by his wounds we are healed.
Thought for the Day - January 9 #pinterest "Let's ask ourselves: are we open to the Holy Spirit, do I pray to him to enlighten me, to make me more sensitive to the things of God? And this is a prayer we need to pray every day, every day: Holy Spirit may my heart be open to the Word of God, may my heart be open to good, may my heart be open to the beauty of God, every day. But I would .................| Awestruck Catholic Social Network
Wives…Pray for Your Husbands 1. That the Word of God lives in his heart. (Prov 4:23) 2. That he submits to the Word of God daily and shuns evil. (Prov 3:7) 3. That he will take hold of the leadership role designed for him in this family. (Eph 5:25-29) 4. That he will not yield to temptation or impropriety.(1 Cor. 10:13) 5. That he will provide a suitable income for our household but keep a Godly perspective on money and its power. (Luke 16:13)