May 20.  “Is there anything a parent will not do for his kids?” Jabu didn’t hesitate at all when it was discovered that their daughter was in need of a kidney transplant. “Of course, I’m open to donating mine. And while I’m about it I want to make a pledge that any body parts of mine can be donated should that be possible at any stage, before or after my death. I wish I could help someone in that way even before I die.” 

Reflect, share, act.  Scripture. Greater love has no one than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:12-17.    Pope Francis:   Our body establishes us in a direct relationship with the environment and with other living beings. The acceptance of our bodies as God’s gift is vital for welcoming and accepting the entire world as a gift from the Father and our common home. LS 155. I families everyone contributes to the common purpose: everyone works for the common good, not denying each person’s individuality but encouraging and supporting it. The joys and sorrows of each member are felt by all. FT230.  Pray.    Mary, mother of the sick pray for us.