The Advent of Jesus Christ

“Christ-miss” in the Modern World While the feast of “Christ’s-Mass” dates back to at least the 2nd Century, much of the modern world has lost sight of the mysterious and wonderful Advent of Christ.  For many Christians, rather than renewal in Christ, Christmas is perhaps better described as “Christ-miss”.  “Christ-miss” is celebrated with rampant consumerism, […]

Jesus Christ – Revealer of the Father

The ‘Orphan’ Epidemic There is an orphan epidemic in the modern world.  Many children in the modern world have, in practical terms, been abandoned, even when they have one or both parents.  Increasing numbers of women (with men in passive agreement) are bearing children out of wedlock (absent fathers) and/or through artificial insemination (anonymous fathers).  […]

Jesus – Our Faith has become Flesh

Monsignor Charles Pope offers a strong catechesis that confirms that in the Incarnation, God actually becomes flesh in our Lord Jesus Christ.   “To the deny the incarnation is a serious heresy that not only misunderstands Jesus, but misunderstands the nature of the faith as well. For if Jesus came in the flesh, if the […]

The Heroic Sacrifice of Jesus Christ

Definitions “Sacrifice” – L. from sacrificus “performing priestly functions or sacrifices,” from sacra “sacred rites.” “Heroic” – L./Gk. Heros “man of superhuman strength or courage,” “demi-god”, “defender, protector”, “to save, preserve, protect, watch over.” The Heroic Sacrifice of Jesus Infinite lowering of Himself in the Incarnation – The Eternal Word pre-exists with infinite existence and ability.  The Creator […]