mercoledì 17 novembre 2021

Stati Uniti
Announce Christ to America ‘losing its story,’ Gomez tells bishops

(The Pillar) The Church must announce the “true story” of Christ to a secularized society, Archbishop Jose Gomez of Los Angeles told the U.S. bishops’ conference in Baltimore on Tuesday. In his opening speech on the first day of public sessions at the USCCB’s fall assembly, the conference president told the bishops that American society was “losing its story” and the Church needs to offer the authentic narrative of the Gospel. “Our neighbors do not need a new story,” the archbishop said. “What they need is to hear the true story — the beautiful story of Christ’s love for us, his dying and rising from the dead for us, and the hope he brings to our lives.” (...)