We hear in Psalm 33,
Our soul waits for the LORD, …
May your kindness, O LORD, be upon us
who have put our hope in you.
Perhaps one of the most difficult things for American Christians and Catholics is to put our hope and trust in the Lord. Really, really trust in Him. Not just to believe, but to put our lives in his hands.
The readings today give us three figures who truly live the words of the “Our Father”, … “… thy will be done.”