...making your ear attentive to wisdom
and inclining your heart to understanding...Proverbs 2:2
Thursday, September 1, 2011
Compassion means to suffer with...
Compassion means to suffer with, to live with those who suffer. When Jesus saw the woman of Nain he realized, This is a widow who has lost her only son, and he was moved by compassion. He felt the pain of that woman in his guts. He felt her pain so deeply in his spirit that out of compassion he called the son to life so he could give that son back to his mother. ...Henri Nouwenimage