Monday 1 of Ordinary Time

FRIENDS and SERVANTS of the WORD Monday January 14, 2019 Week 1 of Ordinary Time WORD of the DAY In times past, God spoke in partial and various ways to our ancestors through the prophets, in these last days, he spoke to us through the son, whom he made heir of all things and through whom he created the universe”. (Hebrews 1: 1) How shall I live this Word? We begin the Ordinary Time of the Liturgy again with the Letter to the Hebrews. The first verses remind us of the definitive fulfillment of the revelation of God in Jesus Christ. The history of God’s revelation to humanity begins with His chosen people, is interwoven with the unfolding of the promise, and is accomplished in Jesus Christ, the Word of God made flesh. The promise is incarnated in the long-awaited Messiah who realizes liberation, builds salvation, and gives it to all people. In Him, the promised gift manifests itself as universal, dedicated to all of humanity, and able to arouse the desire for gift, for the response of every person, of every time. Lord, the Good News of Jesus has gone beyond all boundaries and today is meeting witnesses...