Posts Tagged ‘Creed’

The Most Holy Trinity and the Nature of Humanity

Sunday, May 22nd, 2016

The Most Holy Trinity is the central and most profound mystery of the Christian faith and life. While we human beings can grasp certain aspects of this ultimate truth about God, precisely as a mystery, a full understanding is beyond our limited human comprehension. Yet, this deep mystery of God’s inner life and essence is […] [Read more]

Reflections on the Creed: “I believe in the One, Holy, Catholic, and Apostolic Church.”

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013

The Father so loved us that he sent his Son to redeem us.  Jesus so loved us that he died and rose again for our salvation.  To continue the work of redemption he selected Apostles upon whom he would build his Church, his new Body, which would have as its responsibility the task of carrying […] [Read more]

Reflections on the Creed: “I believe in the Holy Spirit”

Saturday, July 20th, 2013

There is indeed a Holy Spirit. We know that there is a Spirit because Jesus has revealed him to us, just as he has revealed the Father to us, and because he has given us the Spirit to be our life.  This is the reason why God took on our human nature:  to share divine […] [Read more]

Reflections on the Creed: “I believe in one Lord Jesus Christ”

Wednesday, July 17th, 2013

The Creed is the Church’s perennial response to the question that Jesus asks each of us: “Who do you say that I am?” We respond, “I believe…” What we believe about Jesus sets us apart, defines us as Christians. God the eternal Word makes himself approachable and accessible in human flesh, and even in human […] [Read more]

Reflections on the Creed: “I believe in one God”

Tuesday, July 9th, 2013

Jesus reveals to us that God is our Father.  He is such because he is the origin of everything, maker of all things visible and invisible and also because through the outpouring of the Holy Spirit, we are invited into a relationship with God as adopted children.  We are asked to call God “Our Father.”  […] [Read more]