"The source of Christian joy is the certainty of being loved by God, loved personally by our Creator, by the one who holds the entire universe in his hands." (Pope Benedict XVI, Address to the Rome Diocesan Congress, June 23, 2006)
With these words, the Holy Father placed an emphasis on an experience of love, an experience that goes beyond the limits of human love. It’s the love that God showed us when he sent his only Son to save us from sin so that we could be filled with his divine life even now as we look forward to our eternal home with him in heaven.
So far this Lent, we have been talking about our search for meaning in our lives. Now we want to focus on how we can find that meaning as we discover God and experience his love in our hearts. The good news is that while we may be searching for God, he is searching even harder for us. Every day, he is reaching out to us, inviting us to enter into a loving…
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