Angels and wild beasts [Sunday Homily - February 18, 2018]

Added 16 February 2018 by Bishop Robert Barron

On this first Sunday of Lent, the Church asks us to meditate on animals and angels. For Christ, in his own person, joins together the disparate elements of creation, the spiritual and the material, angels and wild beasts. There are, of course, angels and wild beasts in all of us. We are all a microcosm of the ethereal and the corporeal, the spiritual and the physical.

Bishop Barron Homily for February 18, 2018
First Sunday of Lent [Year B]

Mass Readings:
Reading 1 - Genesis 9:8-15
Psalm - Psalm 25:4-9
Reading 2 - 1 Peter 3:18-22
Gospel - Mark 1:12-15


Bishop Robert Barron

Bishop Robert Barron

Los Angeles

Bishop Robert Barron is the founder of Word on Fire Catholic Ministries and Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of LA.

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