As the God Man, Jesus endured such cruelty and felt every physical and emotional blow, and yet being Love Himself, He could not NOT love — and so even as He was being abused, he loved and forgave his attackers (Read: He loved me and forgave me – and each of us!) immeasurably… completely …. forgiving each of us whom He created out of love, even as they (I, we) abused, mocked, ridiculed and blasphemed Him by our sinful, selfish ways!
Not everyone is a Fulton Sheen, and not everyone can manage to get a degree in theology. But the Gospel story of the Samaritan woman teaches the kind of evangelism that all of us can manage.
Does your prayer life get dry? Do you get stuck in a rut? Or feel like maybe there is more…