By Diogenes ( articles ) | Dec 01, 2004
The Jesuit Urban Center is Boston's somewhere-over-the-Rainbow parish, providing regular doses of post-Christian camp to those who feel alienated from Catholic orthodoxy and family-oriented churches. Homilizing on the Feast of Christ the King, Fr. John Loftus, S.J., yuks it up over the quaint patriarchal imagery.
... I’m sure there are many more in our community who can say that they have had some first-hand experience with Queens. But I’ve decided that it’s probably best not to go there! (Although it has been seriously suggested by some, like Matthew Fox, that the contemporary church does need to learn to speak of the Queendom of Christ). Personally I don’t think that image really helps much. And the more neutral “reign” of God doesn’t help many either.
What a guy.
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