Back to Videos
Nov 15, 2016

The Solemnity of Christ the King

“Jesus, remember me when you come into your kingdom.” (Luke 23:42)

The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe, is the culmination of the liturgical year. In this week’s Encountering the Word video, Jeff Cavins asks if we are ready to make Jesus king in our hearts. The Sunday Readings are:

First Reading: 2 Samuel 5:1-3
Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 122:1-2, 3-4, 4-5
Second Reading: Colossians 1:12-20
Alleluia: Mark 11:9, 10
Gospel: Luke 23:35-43

Meet Jeff Cavins

Jeff Cavins is passionate about helping people understand Scripture and become disciples of Jesus Christ. Though he was born Catholic, Jeff went to Bible school and served as a protestant minister for twelve years before reverting to the Catholic Faith. Jeff then received his MA in Theology from Franciscan University of Steubenville. Since then, he has become a leading Catholic evangelist and author.

Jeff created The Bible Timeline learning system, which revolutionized Catholic Bible Study for millions of Catholics. Since its introduction, Jeff has developed The Great Adventure series of Bible studies to help people better understand Sacred Scripture and its meaning for their lives. 

Has Ascension's free media strengthened your faith?
You can now offer ongoing support for this content with a recurring gift.
Support Ascension

Get your favorite Ascension content sent right to your email!