Sunday 17th May - Icon of the Day
‘I am because we are’ - African Proverb
‘The love of our neighbour in all its fullness simply means being able to say, ‘What are you going through?’
‘Those who are unhappy have no need of anything in this world but people capable of giving them their attention’
- Simone Weil
Image: The Hand of God giving life to Adam. Michelangelo, 1508-1512, Sistine Chapel, ceiling fresco [detail]
Photo: Vatican Museums
In St Mary’s prayer cycle for May 2020, today we pray for all undergoing surgery and painful treatments.
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