Service: Communion with Christ
Why is it that the faster we pursue humility, the more elusive it becomes? Or perhaps we succeed in humbling ourselves before our neighbors in some good—in generosity or repentance—and pride creeps in through the back door. I am no expert in the spiritual life, but I understand spiritual failure. And I think the reason for our inability to gain humility when we desire it, the humility that we so admire in another, is because we make t...