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...

Sunday, May 22, 2011

False prophets and the true way

A man in California with his own little media empire said the end of the world would start yesterday, leading some believers astray and leading indirectly to much public ridicule of some Christian tenets (and in some cases, of all believers).

But our faith rests not on any mere man, and as today’s Gospel reminds us (John 14:1-12), our way is not dictated by society, real truth is not concocted by clever people, and life is infinitely greater than any on this earth can imagine.

Jesus said to him,
I am the way and the truth and the life.

No one comes to the Father
except through me.