This week our readings continue our pre-advent theme of anticipating the day of the Lord. But this week, we find that our judge on that day of accounting is none other than our own Good Shepherd, who knows his sheep better than they know themselves. And we are reminded that serving Christ means finding Christ in the faces of those we meet each day.
‘Truly, I say to you, as you did it to one of the least of these my brothers, you did it to me.’…
‘Truly, I say to you, as you did not do it to one of the least of these, you did not do it to me.’
Matthew 25: 40, 45