Conversation Corner
God In Our Midst (Is It O.K. to Be Rich?--October 2003)

Is it O.K. to be rich?


Date: 10/20/2003 12:06:52 PM
Name or Pseudonym: lighthouse
Subject: riches

Dear mom of 4 (bless you)
I appreciate your sharing about the camel. Yes we do have to strip ourselves from excess baggage first.

Then I think the stripping is done on the inside, i.e. detachment. I have things I can use, and I have things I enjoy, however none of these replace my faith or my commitment to love. So I can have a house full of things, and still be stripped of it all. Does that make sense?

Terms of use

Paid Advertisement
Ads contrary to Catholic teachings should be reported to our webmaster. Include ad link.

An Web Site from the Franciscans and
Franciscan Media     ©1996-2014 Copyright