Jesus did not say

March 20, 2012

Richard Rohr’s Daily Reflection from March 20, 2012.  It reminds me of the First Principle and Foundation and the FIrst WEek of the Exercises.  Jesus wants us now!  
Jesus did not say:
When you get healed, love;
When you grow up, love; when you feel loving, love;
When you get it together and have dealt with all your      mother/father/husband/children wounds,
then you are able to love.
No, the commandment for all of us is to LOVE now.

Becky is an Ignatian-trained spiritual director, retreat facilitator, and writer. She is the author of the Busy Lives and Restless Souls (March 2017, Loyola Press) and The Inner Chapel (April 2020, Loyola Press). She helps others create space to connect faith and everyday life through facilitating retreats and days of reflection, through writing, and through spiritual direction. With nearly twenty years of ministry experience within the Catholic Church, Becky seeks to help others discover God at work in the every day moments of people’s lives by utilizing St. Ignatius’ Spiritual Exercises and the many gifts that our Catholic faith and Ignatian Spirituality provide.

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