cks logo cks the heart logo
 
SUBSCRIBE TO E-NEWS

Name:
E-mail:
Submit Search

Faith Moments

July 23, 2013

Faith Moment Hospitality 2

Transcript of audio:

In this week's reading from Genesis, Abraham shows us what hospitality is all about.

Abraham sees three men in need and goes to great lengths to help them.  He is totally attentive to the three strangers – he greets them and bows down in respect – he asks them to stay and rest – and on hearing their reply, he serves them with his finest flour and most tender, choice steer.  Abraham not only serves his guests, he takes them into his heart, giving to them with great generosity. He cares for his guests both physically and spiritually.  This is the true hospitality God calls us to.

The next time you offer hospitality to a friend or stranger, do so with the spirit of Abraham.

A passage from Hebrews sums up the lesson in story of Abraham quite nicely.  "Do not neglect hospitality, for through it some have unknowingly entertained angels."

 

<< Listen to other Faith Moments
EVENTS

Liturgy of the Lord's Passion
Date: April 18, 2014
Time: 3:00 pm
Rev. Walter Szczesny presiding. All are welcome.
 
Stations of the Cross
Date: April 18, 2014
Time: 7:00 pm
In the woods with the chant schola. All are welcome.
 
Easter Vigil
Date: April 19, 2014
Time: 8:30 pm
Rev. John Mack presiding. All are welcome.
 
More Events>>