The parables of the hidden treasure and the pearl of great price teach us the value of single-mindedness. The pursuit of holiness requires a particular vigor.

Jesus was able to serve everyone who He encountered without ever wavering from His singular focus on the mission entrusted to Him. The universality of His love was never at the expense of His one focus.

O gracious God, may I search out the Truth in love today. May I remain focused on doing the right thing for the right reason.