12 September 2020
By Stefania Caterina and Tomislav Vlašić
Tomislav Vlašić: Dearest Brothers and Sisters; on our liturgical path with the whole Church of the Universe, in which we participate in the Heavenly Liturgy, we are asked to reach a quality that the Church was meant to have from the beginning. In these times, which prepare the second glorious coming of Christ, all has to be realised in the Church.
The events, which all of us are experiencing, force us to ask ourselves how we will solve the problems. Reading the news we notice that there is concern about education and confusion in politics and in society; the view of the future is not clear; no one knows what is going to happen, neither the powerful nor the little ones. We are asked to participate in the Liturgy with the awareness of these events.
There are two aspects of our Liturgy that we want to develop as we move forward in this period: the participation in the Eucharist and our participation in the universal communion. We can experience both aspects when we celebrate the Eucharist because the whole Universe is concentrated on Earth; it is concentrated on our Eucharistic celebration. Continue reading