The power of Jesus Christ is manifested in humble service and love, Pope Benedict XVI said in his Sunday Angelus address Jan. 29.
“For man, authority often means possession, power, control, success,” the Pope said to thousands of pilgrims gathered in St. Peter’s Square.
“For God, however, authority means service, humility, love,” he continued. “It means entering into the logic of Jesus, who stoops to wash the disciples’ feet, who seeks the true good of man, who heals wounds, who is capable of a love so great as to give up his life, because he is Love.”
The Pope’s comments came in a reflection on the Gospel reading in which an unclean spirit identifies Jesus Christ as the “holy one of...READ MORE