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The King will reply, “Truly I tell you, whatever 
you did for one of the least of these brothers 
and sisters of mine, you did for me.” - Matthew 25:40 (NIV)

As I was walking home, I saw three young girls who looked confused. They asked me, “Sister, do you want to cross the road?” I replied, “Oh, no, I’m waiting for the bus.” They looked sad and 
disappointed. Then I asked them, “Children, where do you want to go?” They...

Today's Prayer
God of mercy, help us always to act with love toward others in need. In Jesus’ name. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 25:31-46

Thought for the Day

Our acts of compassion shine God’s love into the world.

Prayer Focus

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