Our Path to the Cross

Posted by Franciscan Media on Feb 25, 2018 5:30:00 AM

Our Path to the Cross | Photo by Christoph Schmid on Unsplash

The cross of Jesus doesn’t just reveal God as unconditional love; it also reveals how vulnerability is the path to intimacy. How is this revealed in the cross? The best place to start is with God. What the cross tells us, more clearly than any other revelation, is that God is absolutely and utterly nonviolent and that God’s vulnerability, which the cross invites us into, is a power for community with God and with each other. 

—from the book The Passion and the Cross by Ronald Rolheiser


The Passion and the Cross

Categories: Lent, Jesus Christ, The Cross