When Jesus began His mission, He trained the twelve disciples and gave them authority over unclean spirits and to cure illnesses. He also let them know that they had to fight the enemy in every step they took and that the real enemy was not poverty or injustice, but Satan. Continue reading
Jesus equips and empowers us all by giving us the Holy Spirit-
“Receive the Holy Spirit.” (Jn 20:22b).
But, as Catholics, are we living our lives empowered by the Spirit? Do we still experience the vibrant presence of God? Unless we experience a renewed infilling of the Spirit in our lives and subsequently, a renewed outpouring of the Spirit through the work of the whole Church, there will be a lack of evangelization throughout, to the ends of the earth. We must experience a modern Pentecost in which the Holy Spirit energizes us so that we can make a bold outreach. Continue reading