Comparison Is the Thief of Joy

Comparison has been stealing people’s joy since the time of Cain and Abel. But the environment we live in today offers an unprecedented amount of opportunities to interact with people around the world, which provides even more opportunities to compare ourselves to others.

Jackie talks about her temptation to be the most popular Catholic on social media. But she realized that no matter how many Catholics we have spreading the message, more are always needed. If you are spreading the gospel on social media, whether you have one follower or one billion followers, you are a worker in the vineyard and we need you.

See more on joy in this video from Fr. Mike Schmitz: Why Joy Is More Christian than Happiness.