The Book of Eli (Denzel Washington) and The Road (Viggo Mortensen) provide powerful illustrations for Fr. Mike’s episode about hope this week. These two dystopian stories demonstrate how hope can give us the strength to put everything on the line for something or someone we love, even when we know we may not see the fruits of our sacrifice.
Here’s another perspective on the importance of sacrifice: “Giving Your Whole Heart: The Challenge of Discipleship” by David Kilby on The Great Adventure Blog.
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Belonging: Baptism in the Family of God
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Altaration: The Mystery of the Mass Revealed