Genesis 37

Joseph was the youngest and favored Son of Jacob (Israel). His brothers were jealous and said to one another, “Here comes that dreamer, let us kill him…”

Reflection:
It would seem that from the beginning, those called, gifted and blessed by the Lord, are often harassed, persecuted and even put to death.

Prayer:
Lord God, what is it that sometimes prevents us from welcoming those among us, who are harbingers of your wisdom and your grace.