The Book of Ecclesiasticus is among the lesser-known parts of Holy Scripture, but it makes an excellent source of Lenten meditations.
I began to contemplate the person who nailed Jesus to the Cross; that is to say, the actual person, the one who physically drove the nails into his flesh.
The Great Commission, that is, proclaiming the Gospel to the whole creation, is not just our best kept secret. We tend to just keep it secret.
Have you heard it said,“Preach the Gospel at all times; and, if necessary, use words”? It’s a good reminder, but words shouldn’t be undervalued.