Wednesday, February 3, 2021

Saint Joseph 3

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Joseph is “an accepting Father,” because he “accepted Mary unconditionally” — an important gesture
even today, says Pope Francis, “in our world where psychological, verbal and physical violence towards
women is so evident.” But the Bridegroom of Mary is also the one who, trusting in the Lord, accepts in his life even the events that he does not understand, “setting aside his own ideas” and reconciling himself with his own history. Fr. Donald Calloway