The presence of Christ changes the way that we face reality. And without the presence of Christ, we are left prey to our anxiety, our inadequacy, our inability. But Christ comes to us, especially in our exasperation, and extends to us “the better part.” The Father is pleased “to reveal his Son” to us… pleased to have us receive him.
From the introduction to today’s Mass readings in the Magnificat.
This really speaks to me, in the midst of the craziness of my life of late. It reminds me that I need only to sit at the feet of Christ, turning my focus to Him, to find my meaning and my purpose.