Experiencing the Glory of Christ Should Allow Us to Serve, Suffer & Witness for Him
This homily is given in the context of a vocation discernment retreat I am giving at Manresa Jesuit Spiritual Center in Pickering. Ten men discerning their vocation spent the weekend in silent prayer. This homily is themed with the conferences for the weekend.
As the Apostles descend the mountain with our Lord, this conversation arises about what the arrival of the Messiah is meant to look like; that Elijah is to come and prepare the way for the Lord. It is then, that these men of faith realize that he is come, John the Baptist.
In another moment, Peter confesses Jesus, “the Son of