Sunday, Dec. 25, is the Solemnity of the Nativity of Our Lord: Christmas!
Isaiah 52:7-10; Psalms 98:1, 2-6; Hebrews 1:1-6; John 1:1-18 or 1:1-5, 9-14
Christmas gives us the answer about heaven.
Heaven is, the Catechism tells us, a “communion of life and love with the Trinity, with the Virgin Mary, the angels and all the blessed” (1024).
What scene does that remind you of? It’s the Christmas scene: Mary, the angels and our loved ones.
“Heaven is the ultimate end and fulfillment of the deepest human longings, the state of supreme, definitive happiness,” adds the Catechism (1024).
Where do we find that? With our family, focused on God, and in the peak of our expressions of...READ MORE