God’s Generosity

Listen to St. Poemen. “As far as you can, do some manual work so as to be able to give alms, for it is written that alms and faith purify from sin.” Why? Why does almsgiving and faith purify from sin? By the way, this is a big deal! Look at our Gospel Lesson for today in Mark 8:22-26: At that time, Jesus came to Bethsaida. And some people brought to him…