Holy Gospel: August 14 Peter approached Jesus and asked him, “Lord, if my brother sins against me, how often must I forgive him?
As many as seven times?” Jesus answered, “I say to you, not seven times but seventy-seven times. (Matthew 18: 21–19: 1)
The Practicality of Saints How the idea of venerating saints is a thoroughly modern and practical idea as illustrated by Monica and Augustine
Holy Gospel: August 12 "Amen, I say to you, unless you turn and become like children, you will not enter the Kingdom of heaven. Whoever becomes humble like this child is the greatest in the Kingdom of heaven. And whoever receives one child such as this in my name receives me." (Matthew 18: 1-5, 10, 12-14)