The Joy of the Gospel

Posted by Franciscan Media on Apr 21, 2017 6:00:00 AM

bible_photo-1442115597578-2d0fb2413734.jpgThere are so many needy people who hunger—but not for bread, they have plenty of bread—but for God! Go there, to tell this truth: Jesus Christ is the Lord and he saves you. But always go and touch the flesh of Christ! The Gospel cannot be preached purely intellectually: the Gospel is truth but it is also love and it is also beauty! And this is truly the joy of the Gospel!

from The Spirit of Saint Francis