The Lamb of God

Jan 16, 2014, 11:49 PM

Brief Audio Reflection on John 1:29-42; The Second Sunday after the Epiphany, Year A.

"Agnus Dei, qui tollis peccata mundi… Lamb of God who takes away the sins of the world." In Latin or in English, even the words are exquisite. And the concept they capture is far, far beyond that. It is the very kernel of Christianity. Let’s take a moment to let that sink in. As human beings, we are wired from head to toe with self-preservation instincts. Yet here is a man willing to throw all that away. He is without sin, without guilt, yet he is willing to lay down his life for our sins, for our guilt...

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