Author Archives: crossofchrist31

Flames of Divine Love

The Flames of Divine Love  The Fire Kindled:  In Exodus 3:2-4, we read of Moses’ miraculous encounter with the burning bush:  “The angel of the Lord appeared to him in a blazing fire from the midst of a bush; and he looked, and behold, the bush was burning with fire, yet the bush was not […]

Evangelization in the Modern World-Part Three: The Edge

Evangelization in the Modern World-Part Three: The Edge The universal call to evangelization (as explained in the first part of this series), must be preceded by a fulfillment of the universal call to holiness. The second part focused on the means, especially the modern means, by which we can bring others to Christ. The purpose […]

Evangelization in the Modern World-Part II: The Means

Evangelization in the Modern World  Part Two: The Means  In the first part of Evangelization in the Modern World, we looked at how each Catholic is called to evangelize in their own way. This universal call to evangelization can only be taken up after a response to the universal call to holiness, for everyone is […]

Evangelization in the Modern World: Part One-The Universal Call

In this three-part series, we will be looking at the new evangelization–why it matters, what it entails, and what we can do to help bring souls to Christ and the fullness of his truth in the Catholic Church. You may already know some of what will be presented here. You may not. It is the […]

A Woman Clothed With The Sun

Greetings all, With the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe (and Christmas right around the corner), I thought it appropriate to offer some observations and thoughts on Revelation chapter 12, where we find connections to both Our Lady of Guadalupe and the birth of Christ. Here is the passage (also above in the graphic): A […]

To Conceive a Horror For All the World Loves and Values

We can often forget just how at odds the world is with the message of Christ. We try to live our lives halfway following the world and halfway following Jesus. For many of us, it is a daily struggle to detach ourselves from the ways of the culture and give all to God. We need […]