On this day, under the appearance of bread and wine, Christ claims creation itself to be his eucharistic body and blood.
The WordThirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time (C)
‘When the days for Jesus’ being taken up were fulfilled, he resolutely determined
to journey to Jerusalem.’ (Lk 9:51)
Christ did not rise from the dead to roam the cosmos. He rose from the dead to enter each human heart, to dwell there as a love that never dies, never diminishes.