FEAST: Martyrdom of Saint John the Baptist (8/29)

In the Collect (or Opening Prayer) for today’s Mass we beg God, like John the Baptist, to fight hard to live what Jesus teaches.

Of course, intentional disciples – genuine followers – know this only is possible with God’s help – grace.

It is vital for us to remain steadfast in practicing key spiritual disciplines. Credibility is earned by example that is clear and consistent. Stated differently, actions speak louder than words