Category: Jesus

Take a Risk by Following Jesus

Following Jesus and entering into a relationship with him comes with risks, including the risk of looking foolish sometimes, Pope Francis said. The Gospels are full of stories about people who took a risk...

Pope: Jesus Amazed People

Jesus astonished people with the way he taught and interacted with others because he wasn’t aloof, domineering or hypocritical, Pope Francis said in a homily. “Jesus wasn’t allergic to people. Touching lepers, the sick...

Jesus Changes Penitent Hearts

Jesus truly transforms and heals hearts when people let him, which means recognising and being ashamed of one’s sins, Pope Francis said in his homily at Mass in the chapel at his residence. Jesus...

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John’s Vision of Jesus

During Advent, we look to Christ’s coming – both in remembrance of his coming upon the earth and his second coming at the end of days. Jesus’ glory is on display in full in this...

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Getting to Know Jesus

Tom Drake, Johannesburg – Many readers of scripture will find their own interpretation of any particular passage, and I am told that this is God’s way of giving his message to us: we receive...