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

Meeting God in the Upper Room