CHRISTMAS GREETINGS

    CHRISTMAS GREETINGS Baby Jesus is born. The Most Holy Virgin Mother Does not keep Him for herself. She turns Him towards the Church Gives Him to the Church: a Treasure for us all, women, men, children. He is our true Salvation. Now, from all the world’s roads, flow people of every language, race, and nation. You, Son of the Most High, the Omnipotent, today, tomorrow, always are here to say You are born, You have become a Baby, one of us. You are in the Church of God and of humans: here among us, here, God with us, Saying not the power of money nor the proud prevail over all but Your becoming a defenseless baby shows us how to grow in the daily beauty of the gift of love: “This and only this Will save the world.” Wishes for a very holy joyful Christmas from the FMA Community, House of Prayer, San Biagio,...

CHRISTMAS DAY

  FRIENDS and SERVANTS of the WORD December 25, 2017 CHRISTMAS DAY BIRTH OF JESUS WORD of the DAY  In the beginning* was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God… The true light, which enlightens everyone, was coming into the world.  He was in the world, and the world came to be through him, but the world did not know him.  He came to what was his own, but his own people did not accept him.  But to those who did accept him he gave power to become children of God, to those who believe in his name, And the Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us, and we saw his glory, the glory as of the Father’s only Son, full of grace and truth.  (John 1: 1/ 9-12/14) How shall I live this Word? The Mass of Christmas day presents us the famous prologue of John’s Gospel.  It is a very challenging page of the Christmas Liturgy, dense with deep theological and spiritual significance.  We are invited to ponder the mystery of the Incarnate Word: The Son of the Eternal Father, generated not created, with all the greatness and power of...