'for the Lord sees not as man sees; man looks on the outward appearance, but the Lord looks on the heart'
Friday, 28 December 2012
The fourth day of Christmas: the Holy Innocents
Today is the feast of the Holy Innocents, slaughtered by Herod out of fear at the perceived threat posed the Christ-child to his throne. It serves as a reminder that evil is not rational, and innocence is no protection from the wicked!