The Salt

Jon Shematek Lent, Reflection, Visio Divina 2 Comments

March 20, 2018

A reflection on our own value, as well as that of all others, as children of God.

Based on a portion of the text assigned for today’s Daily Office, Mark 9:49-50, in which Jesus encourages us to “have salt” in ourselves.

Comments 2

  1. Jon, This is such an important meditation during lent. We need to now our own value to see the value in others. I believe that much of the chaos in our culture today is people not knowing their own value. Thank you for this vivid reminder

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      Lauren, Yes! It does seem to me that following Jesus’ mandate to “love others” requires us to “love” or “value” ourselves in the first place.

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