A few years ago, while serving as a hospital chaplain, I received a call to a dying man’s bedside. Upon entering the room where a beautiful old man was breathing his last breaths, his son introduced himself to me: “Hi. I’m the oldest son, John.”
Season after Pentecost | 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Explanations of the cross have been subject to major critiques in recent decades. Is it really the case that, given human sin, someone has to pay?