Catholicism Mini-Course: Why Jesus is so counter-cultural today?
Why Jesus is so counter-cultural today?
For centuries, people have described Jesus’s teachings as counter-cultural. They go against the grain, against how our culture tells us to live.
In what ways? Among other things, Jesus taught non-violence, unconditional love, and radical forgiveness.
Watch this video to discover more of his counter-cultural path:
An excerpt from
POPE FRANCIS: REJOICE AND BE GLAD
CHAPTER ONE: THE CALL TO HOLINESS
YOUR MISSION IN CHRIST
19. A Christian cannot think of his or her mission on earth without seeing it as a path of holiness, for “this is the will of God, your sanctification” (
4:3). Each saint is a mission, planned by the Father to reflect and embody, at a specific moment in history, a certain aspect of the Gospel.
FACTS ABOUT FRANCIS
Pope Francis is a huge fan of the San Lorenzo Football club, the team from his childhood neighborhood.
Pray and Wash June 16 & 17
The Scouts and Crew will be washing cars during all of the weekend Masses. They will wash while you pray! Free will donations will be collected.
Tuesday, June 26th
6 PM social time, 7 PM Bunco
$5 to play & bring an appetizer or dessert to share!
Are you going?
might be going.
Sent by St.Benedict Cathedral on Tuesday, June 12 at 2:30PM