Sunday, November 4, 2012

Pope Benedict XVI: Love means looking at Others with God's Eyes



God teaches us to always want the good and never the bad. He teaches us to look at others with His eyes, with the gaze of Jesus Christ", said Benedict XVI Sunday, during his Angelus reflections. The Pope was commenting on the Sunday Gospel of Mark, in which Jesus speaks of the commandment to love. The Holy Father said the commandment is twofold: love God and love neighbour; it is inseparable and in a mutual relationship. Only those who live a deep relationship with God, like a child with its parents, can fully put this into practise. Because God teaches us to love even those who do not deserve it and to look at others with a gaze that comes straight from the heart and which manages to capture the ....