Blessed are the meek!
February 9, 2024
This beatitude is especially hard for me because I, by nature, am not a meek person. The definition for this word “meek” deals with being a submissive, mild mannered, easily-imposed-upon person. If you’re like me that is hard to do when you feel like people are opposing or coming against you in some sort of demeaning or threatening way. Our chests bow up and we automatically want to win the battle of whatever issue is coming between us.
A teaching of God’s Holy scripture comes to mind that is a pattern of this definition. God wants us to be a meek, mild mannered and willing to be i...