The Heroic Sacrifice of Jesus Christ

Attached is an audio for Father Bill Baer’s homily on “The Heroic Sacrifice of Jesus” that was given at St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Hamel Minnesota on January 28 2011: The Audio of Father William Baer’s talk “The Heroic Sacrifice of Jesus”  

Shock! Pick up your tire and follow Me….

    In the Gospel from the Thursday’s Mass (Luke 9:22-25), Jesus instructs the disciples that they must pick up their cross and follow Jesus: [22]  [Jesus said to His disciples], “The Son of man must suffer many things, and be rejected by the elders and chief priests and scribes, and be killed, and on the […]

Jesus Christ – The Divine Hero

Men seek heroes God has created men by nature and vocation with a natural desire for Himself (CCC 44) and men can only find happiness in God (CCC 27).  But men become lost as they seek God due to ignorance and sin (CCC 397).  Realizing real dangers in the world and the God-implanted understanding of […]

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 […]