I wrote this poem for a loved one. I tried to express my compassion and understanding for the difficult time and circumstances he experienced. Yet, when all was said and done, it was his demeanor and Christ-like behavior that buoyed my spirits and truly helped me to see Christ in him; to fully understand the hope found in the Beatitudes.
This poem was first published at Catholicmom.com on March 4, 2016.
I See Christ in You
When others demand that you act a certain way,
And do certain things the way they prefer,
And you follow your conscience and act in Godly ways,
I see your poverty of spirit.
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