Seek the Lord,
all you, the humble of the earth,
who obey his commands.
you may perhaps find shelter
on the day of the anger of the Lord.
In your midst I will leave
a humble and lowly people,
and those who are left in Israel will seek refuge in the name of the Lord.
They will do no wrong,
will tell no lies;
and the perjured tongue will no longer
be found in their mouths.
But they will be able to graze and rest
with no one to disturb them.
The first reading at Mass today, the 4th Sunday in Ordinary Time, calls to us as the humble of the earth, obedient to God. It also calls on us to seek integrity, seek humility: it sort of implies these are qualities we have not yet got.
And as we gather for prayer today maybe…
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