“What Jesus never said: ‘Feed the hungry only if they have papers.’
‘Clothe the naked only if they’re from your country.’
‘Welcome the stranger only if there’s zero risk.’
‘Help the poor only if it’s convenient.’
‘Love your neighbor only if they look like you.'”
-James Martin, S.J.
Thank you, Father Martin. I appreciate your thoughtful wisdom and this important reminder at a difficult time in human history.