Throw Your Anchor Ahead by Pope Francis
We are God’s children now; it does not yet appear what we shall be, but we know that when he appears, we shall be like him, for we shall see him as he is (1 Jn 3:1-2).
To see God, to be like God: this is our hope. And on All Saints Day and during the month that we commemorate the faithful departed, we need to think a little about this hope: this hope that accompanies us in life.
The first Christians depicted hope with an anchor, as though life were an anchor cast on Heaven’s shores and all of us journeying