Social Kingship of Christ and the new feast of Christ The king
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(11-24-2013, 12:44 PM)Vox Clamantis Wrote: The Kingship of Christ refers to laws and governments being set up to honor the Truth (Who is Christ) and the Church's social teaching.  The reason why moving it to just before Advent is a bad idea is because His Kingship is supposed to be acknowledged NOW, in the real world, not just at the end of time, which is what the period just before Advent brings to mind liturgically.  Moving the Feast sorta indicates that "in the future," "sometime down the road," Christ will be King -- rather than that He IS King now.

I didn't get that message at all from the Christ the King Sunday readings, prayers, and homily.  The priest said that Jesus is King of the Universe.
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Re: Social Kingship of Christ and the new feast of Christ The king - by dark lancer - 11-24-2013, 01:49 PM



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