Posts Tagged ‘way of the cross’

Reflections on the Cross on Good Friday

Friday, April 14th, 2017

Today, we – the Church Universal and the whole of humanity – come to the crossroads of history. We come to the Cross on which our Savior gave up his life as a ransom for ours so that we might have life eternal. On Good Friday, the Cross stands at the center of our thoughts […] [Read more]

Via Crucis in 2015

Friday, March 27th, 2015

In his Message for Lent, Pope Francis warns of a growing problem which we as Christians need to confront – a selfish attitude of indifference to one another and to God which has taken on global proportions. Our Redeemer who gave himself on the cross is not indifferent to the human condition and neither can we […] [Read more]

With the Eyes of Faith

Thursday, March 29th, 2012

In the highly acclaimed series Catholicism, Fr. Robert Barron, drawing on the patrimony of Christian art and architecture, suggests to his viewers that this magnificent depiction of Our Lord’s crucifixion by Matthias Grünewald is a picture of joy.  He is right. With the eyes of faith we see the joy of the Son uniting his […] [Read more]