By Raniero Cantalamessa
Why may still we meditate at the go? simply because throughout the go of Christ, we will be able to start to understand God’s all-consuming love for us. the fast reflections during this ebook are taken from homilies offered by means of popular evangelist Fr. Raniero Cantalamessa on solid Friday in St. Peter’s Basilica. As Fr. Cantalamessa contemplates the depth and truth of Christ’s love for us, he additionally indicates us the way to reply wholeheartedly with that very same hearth in our hearts.
“Count on coming away with a brand new perception, a brand new manner of experiencing “the hearth of Christ’s love” for you—personally.
—From the foreword by means of Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan, Archbishop of latest York
Fr. Raniero Cantalamessa, OFM Cap, was once born in Italy and ordained a Franciscan Capuchin priest in 1958. He taught on the Catholic college of Milan until eventually 1979, while he resigned his educating place to develop into a full-time preacher of the gospel. In 1980 he was once appointed by way of Pope John Paul II as preacher to the Papal family. He nonetheless serves in that ability, preaching a weekly sermon in the course of introduction and Lent within the presence of Pope Benedict XVI. he's a common speaker at overseas and ecumenical meetings and rallies, and his books were translated into greater than twenty languages. He lives in a hermitage in Italy, ministering to a small group of cloistered nuns.
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