Fr. Kirby Longo’s Homilies

September 1st, 2019 - You’re not the best… That’s OK

September 8, 2019

There is a certain relish in bitterness, cynicism and a feeling of helplessness that gives us an escape from culpability for our actions- or lack of action- and wins a certain amount of sympathy from our peers. If there is one thing this attitude toward life does not accomplish (there are more than 1), it is any real meaning or happiness. 

 

But how can it be that striking out to find my personal happiness could be the thing that makes me unhappy? Let’s figure out why our current attempt is failing, then we might look to the gospel for an answer to the predicament.