Church of Jesus Christ of the Universe
11 January 2022
Last Sunday, at the Baptism of the Lord, we renewed our baptismal promises, and yesterday the ordinary time began, as the Catholic Church calls it. For us it is a time of hope, and its roots must be even more alive and full at the Second Coming of Jesus that we proclaim. This hope brings us ever closer to His glorious return. It is hope embedded in faith, because we know that the whole world is in the hands of God; we know that those who desire it and are of good will are guided, accompanied, redeemed, sanctified and led to the new creation, everyone at the right time.
Having renewed our baptismal promises, as a Church and as members of the Church, makes us bringers of hope, but we can only be so if, in and with our lives, we are witnesses of Jesus’ living presence because only He can give hope to this humanity. Continue reading