LET IT aLL sTART hERE
For Catholics who care...
A woman is given a Bible as a Christmas gift. Minutes after opening the extravagant wrappings of red ribbon and elegant paper, a man who was looking on asked: "May I see your Bible? I would like to read the psalms."
What should the woman have done? Should she have said: "I'm sorry. No. I won't share The Word with you; even though I recognize your need. I can't. The book is valuable and somewhat fragile and must be preserved. I will take it home and put it in a place of honor...perhaps my coffee table." Or this: "By all means! Let's turn to the psalms right now. Take the Bible and read it. Keep it as long as you need to. I am happy to share The Word with you...."
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