When Christ speaks of the love the Father has for the world, He merely echoes the first affirmation in the Book of Genesis which accompanies the description of creation: “God saw how good it was…He found it very good” (Genesis 1:12-31). But this affirmation in no way constitutes the absolute assurance of salvation. The world […]
While re-reading “Crossing The Threshold of Hope” by His Holiness John Paul II, I came across the following: The Gospel, above all else, is the joy of creation. God, in creating saw that His creation was good (Genesis 1: 1-25), is the source of joy for all creatures, and above all for humankind.