"In loving Me you come to know more of My Truth, and the more you know, the more intolerable pain and sorrow you will feel when I am offended."
– Jesus to St. Catherine of Siena
I want to send this out to everybody I know. Implied here is reading the Bible, for which there is a partial indulgence if one devoutly reads Sacred Scripture.From the Enchiridion:50. Reading of Sacred Scripture (Sacrae Scripturae lectio)A partial indulgence is granted to the faithful, who with the veneration due the divine word make a spiritual reading from Sacred Scripture.A plenary indulgence is granted if one extends this reading to a half hour, all other conditions for a plenary indulgence being met.When was the last time we heard of this from the pulpit?
Sadly I would suspect never. I