Monthly Archives: October 2015

The Church is Communion of Jesus

From the beginning, Jesus associated his disciples with his own life, revealed the mystery of the Kingdom to them, and gave them a share in his mission, joy, and sufferings. Jesus spoke of a still more intimate communion between him and … Continue reading

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The Church: God’s People

“At all times and in every race, anyone who fears God and does what is right has been acceptable to him. He has, however, willed to make men holy and save them, not as individuals without any bond or link … Continue reading

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Our Lady of the Pillar

Originally posted on Virgo Clemens:
Saragossa, Spain (ca. 40 AD) – Feastday Oct. 12 After the crucifixion, resurrection and ascension of Jesus, His Apostles began to spread the message he left throughout Israel and shortly thereafter, through the Roman empire.…

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The Mystery of the Church

The Church is in history, but at the same time she transcends it. It is only “with the eyes of faith” that one can see her in her visible reality and at the same time in her spiritual reality as bearer … Continue reading

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The Church’s Origin, Foundation and Mission

We begin our investigation of the Church’s mystery by meditating on her origin in the Holy Trinity’s plan and her progressive realization in history. “The eternal Father, in accordance with the utterly gratuitous and mysterious design of his wisdom and … Continue reading

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