friendship

Christ the Redeemer statue, Rio de Janeiro
The primary reason for evangelising is the love of Jesus which we have received, the experience of salvation which urges us to ever greater love of him.  So says Pope Francis in Evangelii Gaudium; “what kind of love would not feel the need to speak of the beloved, to point him out, to make him known? If we do not feel an intense desire to share this love, we need to pray insistently that he will once more touch our hearts."“Christ’s resurrection is not an event of...