“Adding manpower to a late software project makes it later.” — Fred Brooks
So the Jews said to him, “Now we are sure that you are possessed…” We must be possessed too
Jesus answered them, “Amen, amen, I say to you, everyone who commits sin is a slave of sin.” We are all slaves….either to the Lord, or to soething else….like sin. Where is your allegiance?
“One just soul can obtain pardon for a thousand sinners.” — St. Margaret Mary Alacoque
Today in the Gospel, Jesus says “I am the light of the world…” Jesus says the same thing about us. We are the light…inasmuch as we let the Lord shine through us. Every window can be beautiful, but it’s only beautiful when the light is shining through. Same for us
Ps 87: “O Lord, my God, in you I take refuge.” Let us take refuge in the cave of solitude, in the Lord God….and not in anything else
“Let us beset the just one, because he is obnoxious to us; he sets himself against our doings…” In general, it’s easier to be good when you’re surrounded by good people.