You Are the Light of the World

Date: February 5, 2017Liturgical Day: The Fifth Sunday after Epiphany; Year A

the light of the world followers of Jesus Christ sharing faith and hope

Summary: After beginning his Sermon on the Mount with a discussion of God’s blessing, Jesus calls us to let our light shine in this world, so that the love and grace we have received from God are reflected in all that we say and do. We are, indeed, blessed to be a blessing.

Some discussion Questions: 1. How might I (we) be a source of light in somebody else’s life today? 2.Rather than going without food, what does Isaiah instruct us to do (in Isaiah 58:1-12), in order to honor God? 3. How does the Apostle Paul (in ) describe the difference between “the spirit of the world” and “the spirit from God?

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