If you have ever prayed for patience, I'm sure you know how dangerous of a prayer it can be. The results are destined to put you in a traffic jam or run you into a difficult person. Think it is God's favorite prayer to answer... The enjoyment found giving us opportunities to grow in patience... JK. 😉
Today's Gospel passage for the 25th Sunday of Ordinary Time Year C caught my attention because of it's confusing meaning. It seems to praise a steward's dishonesty in dealing with money and then say how we should win friends through dishonest wealth. This didn't seem right to me because it appeared to go against Christ's teachings.
Yet, just like with every faith question we have, the Catholic Church always has an answer. We just have to ask and look for it.
So I put on my detective skills got my magnifying glass and went to work...