The Word Among Us

July 2006 Issue

God Did Not Spare His Own Son

God's word has a gift to offer us right now.

By: Fr. Raniero Cantalamessa

This gift is so great that I am already saddened by the thought that I shall spoil it. And so I want to give the gift, whole and entire, immediately to you. I want to pronounce his name and place it safely in your hearts before its fullness is dispersed in the effort to express it in words.

The Father! The Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! How I long to cry aloud purely and lovingly this name from which "every family in...


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