Communio

…bearing with one another in love, making every effort to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.

Tag: Christ

Christ is something that is happening to me now –our engagement with Giussani’s At the Origins of the Christian Claim

Those who follow the lay ecclesial movement, Communion and Liberation, and attend the weekly School of Community, know that we’ve come to end of our work on Father Luigi Giussani book, the The Religious Sense. For the coming year we will be working on Giussani’s At the Origin of the Christian Claim. On January 25, 2012, […]

Exaltation of the Holy Cross

Consummatum est. It is completed — it has come to a full end. The mystery of God’s love toward us is accomplished. The price is paid, and we are redeemed. The Eternal Father determined not to pardon us without a price, in order to show us especial favor. He condescended to make us valuable to […]

Together in Christ

Image via Wikipedia The Pope’s “Together in Christ” two day visit of Croatia was significant for several reasons. For him, and I think for all of us who were either physically in Zagreb or tuned via the media, time spent with the Croatians was monumental because it clearly exhibited the “dynamism of communion.” (What visit […]

Infinity Dwindled to Infancy: A Catholic and Evangelical Christology, NEW book by Father Edward Oakes

Infinity Dwindled to Infancy: A Catholic and Evangelical Christology (Eerdmans, 2011) is due to be released in July. If you pre-order now, there is a discount on Amazon. Father Oakes utilizes a wide range of works taken from Scripture, theology and literature to explore the questions on the lordship of Jesus Christ. He’s attentive to […]

Benedict: to awaken hope in place of despair, joy in place of sadness, & life in place of death

In these first days of Easter the Church rejoices in Christ’s resurrection from the dead, which has brought new life to us and to our world. Saint Paul exhorts us to make this new life evident by putting to death the things of this earth and setting our hearts on the things that are on […]