The premise is astounding. It calls to mind that feeling one gets after being slowly dragged to the crest of a great roller coaster, just as the center of gravity tips forward but you can't see anything in front of you...a sheer drop into an abyss that you know will end but is none the less terrifying and exhilirating for it.
God does prepare his people. Hang on to your hats, sports fans.
I too find his homily very interesting and will take my time reading it when I have time to think.