Put On the Armor of God

With the right goals, we can see victory.

Put On the Armor of God

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Draw your strength from the Lord and from his mighty power.

Put on the armor of God so that you may be able to stand firm against the tactics of the devil. For our struggle is not with flesh and blood but with the principalities, with the powers, with the world rulers of this present darkness, with the evil spirits in the heavens. (Ephesians 6:10-12)

As we reflect on this passage from Paul’s Letter to the Ephesians, let’s look at our goals as well. “Is it my goal to believe in the truths of the creed and attend Sunday Mass? Is it my goal to do some good works of service or ministry? Is it my goal to put my energy into my work, my ministry, and my family?”

Faith in the creed, service to others, caring for loved ones, and trying to have a pure disposition are, to be sure,…

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