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Papal homily: no Christ without a Cross, no Cross without a Christ

September 14, 2017

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CWN Editor's Note: Resuming his regular morning Mass at the St. Martha Residence after a summer hiatus, the Pope said that it is wrong to see Jesus only as a spiritual teacher. "A Christ without a Cross is not the Lord," he said. At the same time, he continued, to see the Cross without Christ is to fall into a meaningless tragedy.

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