Mary (Mother of Jesus) : Her Courage to be Different - Part V

Called to Serve The moment Mary comes to know that her cousin Elizabeth is pregnant she leaves her home to assist and help Elizabeth and she stayed with her for six months. At the wedding at Cana she comes to the rescue of the Bridegroom who runs short of wine, at the foot of the cross John is entrusted to Mary, and we can assume that Mary would have played a perfect host to Jesus and his disciples as he paid visits to his mother. Mary was not a bystander. She got involved. She was moved to act. Jesus, her son was no different from her. Gospels chronicle incidents where seeing the need/sufferings of others Jesus was moved with compassion to act and he responded in three ways. those who appro

Life in Christ

Jesus suffered, died, and rose again. Jesus came to this earth with God given mission to fulfill God’s plan to save humankind. Jesus completed his mission and commissioned his disciples to continue his mission, "Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything that I have commanded you. And remember, I am with you always, to the end of the age" (Mt 28:19-20). The mission of Jesus Christ has continued through the apostles and the apostolic church. Today, we who constitute the Mystical Body of Christ, are the ones through whom the mission of Jesus has to be continued. The Holy Sc