Another great homily from Jose Antonia Pagola….Reyanna
by José Antonio Pagola (translated by Rebel Girl), July 20, 2014, Iglesia Descalza Blogspot
Christianity has been greatly harmed over the centuries by triumphalism, the thirst for power and the desire to impose itself on its adversaries. There are still Christians who long for a powerful Church that fills the temples, conquers the streets, and imposes its religion on the whole society.
We must reread two little parables in which Jesus makes it clear that the task of his followers is not to build a powerful religion but to put themselves at the service of the Father’s humanizing project (the kingdom of God), sowing small “seeds” of Gospel and inserting themselves into society as a little “leaven” of human life. (To continue reading, click here.)