John Foley, SJ
I am struck by the words the Baptist spoke when Jesus approached: “Behold the Lamb of God, who takes away the sins of the world.”
The term “Ordinary Time” sounds bland to us, even as we unconsciously long for precisely what it is meant to bring.
You can see why someone might have thought Christ’s mission was a failure.
The recently developed concept of social sin is an attempt to articulate the sinfulness of humankind.
How is John the Baptist a model of holiness? Who is holy in your world?
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