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We embrace the process of transformation in Christ, both in ourselves and in others, through the practice of Centering Prayer.

Participating in Jesus’ Sacrifice

Series: 
Gifts for Living
Week: 
33

The Gift of Life: Death & Dying, Life & Living DVD set offers a vision of hope and a view of reality that counter the cultural norms that view death as a tragedy, or the end of living, or an entry into harsh judgment and retribution. These videos are out-takes from the video series and presented here for your enrichment. A new video will be presented every Monday.

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English Transcript: 

The cross is our invitation to participate in the self-giving of Jesus to the point of identifying with humanity, that is, identify with sin in the sense of the consequences of sin. . The cross then is the human condition of this body that is lying there that has been through the process of dying and has died and has accepted its sufferings and even embraced them out of a greater love for the human family.


 

Spanish Transcript: 

Participando en el Sacrificio de Jesús

La cruz es nuestra invitación a participar en el don de sí (auto- donación) de Jesús al punto de identificarse con la humanidad, esto es, identificarse con el pecado en el sentido de las consecuencias del pecado. La cruz es la condición humana de este cuerpo allí tendido que ha pasado a través del proceso de morir y ha muerto y ha aceptado sus sufrimientos y aun los ha abrazado desde un amor mayor por la familia humana.

Category: 
Gift of Life