Return of the Prodigal Son by Pompeo Batoni - 1773

Evolution for the Catholic Student

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Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Link - The Mystery of Christmas

Link - The Mystery of Christmas

          The entire Old Testament is a preparation for the New and Eternal Covenant, brought about by the central event of human history – the life, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.  We will be reminded of this on Sunday when we hear in the first reading the promise God makes to David, to be fulfilled in Jesus, the Begotten Son of God, born into a human family in David’s line.  Marcellino D’Ambrosio reflects on some of the other New Testament fulfillments of Old Testament types surrounding the birth of Jesus at the link below.