In this reflection for the 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Fr. Erik Arnold reminds us that everything in our relationship with God is pure grace.
When we’re humble, we recognize our faults, failings, and weaknesses. We recognize our spiritual poverty. How crippled we are in the spiritual life, how lame, how blind, and it makes us all the more grateful and amazed that God still wants us and invites us.
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Fr. Erik Arnold
Rev. Arnold was ordained a priest for the Archdiocese of Baltimore in 1999 and serves as pastor at St. John the Evangelist, Maryland. He earned a Licentiate in Sacred Theology from the Pontifical Gregorian University and is ChristLife's liaison to Archbishop William Lori of Baltimore. He has served as a speaker for ChristLife, an evangelization ministry in Maryland.