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The whole of creation is somehow a mirror of God

Tenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Deacon Robert Banet

There was no model to copy from.

What do you mean?

I’m talking about the creation of the world.

So?

Can you imagine the Father saying to the Son, Let’s make a sky.

And? Continue reading The whole of creation is somehow a mirror of God

We have dignity since we are made in God’s image

Pentecost Sunday

Deacon Robert Banet

I’ve been reading Dr. Catherine again.

Who? You know, Catherine of Siena, an official teacher of the Church.

Ah, yes. What does she have to say?

She notes that as being made in the image of God, she has great dignity.

I see. The Bible says we are made in the image and likeness of God.

So that means that I too have that great dignity. But what about that non-dignity. What does she say about that? Continue reading We have dignity since we are made in God’s image

Say “yes” to Jesus – Pentecost is for now!

Feast of the Ascension

Deacon Robert Banet

I know about Christmas and Easter, but what is the third great feast?

It’s Pentecost, in a sense – the greatest of them.

How so?

Well, all three call to mind three historical happenings: Christmas really happened and the Resurrection (Easter) really happened and also Pentecost really happened.

I’m with you so far. Go on. Continue reading Say “yes” to Jesus – Pentecost is for now!