‘No Prophet ever comes from Galilee’, or so the Pharisees said. Actually the Prophets Jonah and Hosea were both from Galilee. In truth the Pharisees were being snobs, they didn’t think the Messiah would be born in a provincial backwater like Galilee. It’s easy to write someone off because of where they come from or how they speak. But we shouldn’t be so quick to dismiss people, because God constantly uses unexpected people to do incredible things.
Today’s Thought for the Day is from David