Sunday, January 15, 2012
The Call of God is a Free and Gratuitous Gift
Saul and David were both chosen by God. The result was that Saul exalted himself and David humbled himself. In the scriptures when we look at those who were chosen by God, the prophets, seers, and sages, the result was that they prostrated themselves before God at his free choice and election. This was the spirit of Our Lady. She knew she didn't deserve the singular grace to be created by God as Immaculately conceived and every grace afterward she felt was unmerited.
Listen to my homily for the day: