People need to be constantly reminded to cultivate a relationship with him who came that we might have life in abundance (cf. Jn 10:10). The goal of all our pastoral and catechetical work, the object of our preaching, and the focus of our sacramental ministry should be to help people establish and nurture that living relationship with "Christ Jesus, our hope" (1 Tim 1:1).EVERYTHING is ordered to this!
Wednesday, April 16, 2008
Christ at the Center
There is so much packed in the Holy Father's address to the US Bishops. I want to highlight this one bit: