- We can’t go to God on our own (“No one has gone up to heaven”).
- God loves us so much that God does not want us to perish, but to have eternal life.
- God’s love is so great that God’s only Son comes to bring us to God
- That’s the only way.
- And the Son does that by his death on the cross.
September 12, 2014
Exaltation of the Holy Cross - A
The Bridge Love Builds
The basic tenets of the Christian faith can be found all in this passage of John’s Gospel. Indeed, the Cross summarizes it all.
There, the cross is the bridge between us and God. It is the bridge built of love.