A Change of Heart
God invites us with utmost kindness and mercy to avoid hardness of heart and to be receptive to his life-giving word. Jesus invites us to connect with the Spirit of God within and to follow the path of love and wisdom in the knowledge of God’s Gospel. Living in God’s presence we find our heart infused with spiritual richness.
Ezekiel 11:19 I will give them a new heart and put a new spirit within them; I will remove the stony heart from their bodies, and replace it with a natural heart, so that they will live according to my statutes.
Colossians 2: 2–3 I wish their hearts to be strengthened and themselves to be closely united in love, enriched with full assurance by their knowledge of the mystery of God—namely Christ—in whom every treasure of wisdom and knowledge is hidden.
2 Timothy 2:22 So, turn from your youthful passions, and pursue integrity, faith, love and peace, along with those who call on the Lord in purity of heart.
Psalm 51:12 A clean heart create for me, O God, and a steadfast spirit renew within me.
Baruch 2:30–31 They shall have a change of heart; they shall know that I, the Lord, am their God. I will give them hearts, and heedful ears.