Beyond all the dogmas and the sentimentalism associated with the Cross, finally it is about faithfulness, servanthood, the commitment of One to another that will not abandon that commitment even when rejected. In a real sense, the cross is about the power of love, the commitment of God to humanity, the faithfulness and grace of God that knows no limits and will yield to no boundary, that will risk even death itself for the sake of new life.
Speaking of things that are incredibly moving..
posted on 04/04/2007 7:38:53 AM PDT
(Zen is not easy. It takes effort to attain nothingness. And then what do you have? Bupkis.)
I’m rereading the biography of St. Maximilian Kolbe this week. Makes me feel like a total schlub.
posted on 04/04/2007 8:03:25 AM PDT
("His mother said to the servants, 'Do whatever He tells you.' ")
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