SUCHE NACH EINER PREDIGT
Lord, listen to the babies!
Gebet von Catherine McMillan
Lord, listen to the babies crying! They were ripped from their mother’s arms, pulled off their father’s laps and locked up with strangers - as a warning, as a weapon of war.
Lord, listen to those babies. Jesus showed us your heart for children. He told us that if any of us put a stumbling block before one of these little ones, we might as well have a great millstone fastened around our necks and be drowned in the depths of the sea. That’s what he said. Lord, listen! Yes, I’m listening, too. I won’t shut my ears.
There are babies in my life, babies at the borders of Europe. There are babies on sinking boots in the Mediterranean. Lord…
Catherine McMillan, Dübendorf Schweiz