A Penitent Blogger

Mindful of my imperfections, seeking to know Truth more deeply and to live Love more fully.

Quid sum miser tunc dicturus? Quem patronum rogaturus? Cum vix iustus sit securus?
Recordare, Iesu pie, Quod sum causa tuae viae: Ne me perdas illa die...

Thursday, March 31, 2005

Get real

Today’s Gospel (Lk. 24:35-48) reinforces the physical reality of the resurrected Christ.

Some people think that religion and spirituality should be strictly non-corporeal in both goals and means.

Christians, on the other hand, believe in the reality of the Incarnation of Christ and of his bodily resurrection.

Likewise, our faith is neither carnal nor disembodied and thus in faith must we live our lives both as concretely and as spiritually as we can, so that by the grace of God we ourselves may share in the resurrection of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.