“Prepare the child for the road, not the road for the child.” The wisdom of that statement grows on me as I continue to think about it.
The sign of the cross enables us to confess our belief in our Triune God in a regular though sometimes forgetful manner.
Pope Francis’ Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation, Christus Vivit (“Christ is Alive”), was released on March 25th of this year.
As we reflect upon the meaning of the cross in this Holy Week, the third evangelist’s writing draws us to consider the suffering of the faultless in an emphatic way.
An analysis of each of the persons in the story would reward our study, but let me single out the way the father responds to his younger son’s return.