STATIONS OF STRENGTH - Praying the Stations of the cross
God walks with us. This is a compelling mystery: that our Creator desires to participate in creation. God originally makes us in the divine image, then remakes divinity into the shape and limitations of a person. How can this be? Why does Eternity choose mortality, and Infinity take on the aching confines of time and place?
Only love would make this devastating choice. Only love has the courage to embrace the beloved's suffering-and make it personal.
God enters the human story. This is good news! Gospels may seem to be accounts of the life of Jesus, though a large portion of each one concerns the death of Jesus. One-fourth to one-third of each gospel is consumed by the Passion. Yet this fact doesn't make the gospel