How do you feel about change in the Church? Does it upset you when they change the words of the prayers and hymns you grew up with? When they make changes in the way of celebrating Mass and actualizing the sacraments? In the way religion is taught? When phrases from foreign languages are added to the hymns at Mass to accommodate immigrants?
The Entrance Antiphon urges us: “Proclaim the salvation of the Lord… his glory to all nations.” The
Responsorial (Psalm 145) says it is happening: “Your friends tell the glory of your kingship, Lord.”
What would have happened if Philip, in John 1:45-51 had not “found Nathanael [aka Bartholomew] and told him, ‘We have found him about whom Moses… wrote, Jesus… from Nazareth”? Would Nathanael ever have...