“God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life” (Jn 3:16). 410 more words
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Cyril of Alexandria: The Saviour gives us the Spirit anew, bringing us again unto that ancient dignity and reforming us unto His own Image
But this He said of the Spirit Which they that believe on Him should receive, for the Holy Ghost was not yet, because that Jesus was not yet glorified (John 7:39). 463 more words
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Run Time: 11:19. Gospel: Mk 16:15-20.
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What we do, as Catholics when we receive Communion, is the most intimate relationship that we can have with Jesus this side of heaven.
Abandoning on earth the things of earth,
Leaving to the dust the things of ash,
Come, let us come to our senses and let us raise on high our eyes and minds. 354 more words
Cyril of Jerusalem: From heaven He descended to Bethlehem, but to heaven He ascended from the Mount of Olives
To this day stands Mount Olivet, still to the eyes of the faithful all but displaying Him Who ascended on a cloud, and the heavenly gate of His ascension. 400 more words
Innocent of Alaska: Death is no longer an irreversible tragedy but a passage to the world of bright and joyous life
If Adam had not sinned, he would have remained forever blessed, and all his descendants would have enjoyed blessedness.
It was for this very purpose that God had created man. 433 more words