Presentation of Jesus in the temple-Lc 2, 22-35
22 When the days were completed for the purification of the mother and the son, as the law of Moses, Joseph and Mary took Jesus to Jerusalem, in order to introduce you to Mr. 23 As is written in the law of the Lord, "Every firstborn male is to be consecrated to the Lord". 24 Were also offer the sacrifice – a pair of turtledoves or two young pigeons – as is ordained in the law of the Lord. 25 In Jerusalem, there was a man named Simeon, which was just and pious, 26 and expect the consolation of the people of Israel. The Holy Spirit was with him and had announced he would not die before seeing the Messiah, who comes from the Lord. 27 Moved by the spirit, Simeon came to the temple. When the parents brought in the child Jesus to fulfill what the law ordered, 28 Simeon took the boy in his arms and the God bendisse: 29 "Now, Sir, as your promise, you can let your servant depart in peace; 30 because my eyes have seen thy salvation, which thou hast prepared before all 31 people: 32 light to illuminate the Nations and the glory of thy people Israel ". 33 the father and the mother of Jesus were amazed at what they were saying about him. 34 Simeon blessed them and said to Mary, the mother of Jesus: "This boy will be the cause of so much fall as of rebuilding for many in Israel. It will be a sign of contradiction. 35 Thus will be revealed the thoughts of many hearts. As for you a sword you transpassará the soul ".
Adaptado - Pe Roger Araujo - CN
It is important to look at our lives and see how God's love is being lived inside us. It's nice to feel loved! God loves us so infinite, only and sovereign. But for this love of God is fully in us, we need to keep his commandments. We cannot love God only with words: "Jesus loves me so much! And I love you so much! ". You don't have to say you love God, nor be worried about that verbalize. You worry about express with your life. Let us in, every day, we reviewed our lives and see the adjustments that she needs. Don't fall asleep, don't go a day without doing his examination of conscience. A good examination of conscience is a good remedy for our life find your balance! Jesus is our light, It illuminates our minds, our hearts, to see where our life is not being lived according to God's will
Adapted - Pe Roger Araujo -CN
Jesus me mostre sempre a direção, quando eu me distanciar de Ti e me ajude a encontrar o caminho reto por onde eu deva caminhar.
Jesus show me always the direction, when I distance myself from you and help me find the straight path for where I should walk.
Traçando o sinal da cruz em seu/ua filho/a: Abençoe a você (nome do filho/a), nosso Deus que é † Pai, Filho e Espírito Santo, para que você filho/a viva sempre no amor de Deus e fazendo só o bem a todos. Amém!
By tracing the sign of the cross in you say: Bless me Lord God that is † father, son, and holy spirit, to live always in your love and doing good to all. Amen!
By tracing the sign of the cross on your son/daughter/au: Bless you (name of child), our God who is † father, son, and holy spirit, for you child alive always in love of God and doing good to all. Amen!