READING I: Deuteronomy 26:16-19
RESPONSORIAL: Psalms 119:1-2, 4-5, 7-8
GOSPEL: Matthew 5:43-48
But for us even that perfect desire is very hard to achieve, the lure of riches and prestige is often too much for us. But the benefit seems to be in the continually trying and not giving up.
So every day we try a little more and somehow God seems to answer us.