Posted on Dec 28, 2008 in Homilies
Fr. Dan Ruff, S.J. – Pastor
Old St. Joseph’s Church – 6:30 p.m.
Feast of the Holy Family – 12/28/08
Because of the way our minds and hearts are made, we can’t take a mystery like the Incarnation on board all at once. That’s why, over the centuries, the Church developed the liturgical seasons – so that over time, we can look at and appreciate the different facets or faces of a complex mystery. The other day, on Christmas itself, we considered the actual birth of Jesus as an infant – the stable and manger, the annunciation to the shepherds by angels, and...