Monday, March 27, 2017

Christ’s Battle Against False Images of Man and God

Christ’s Battle Against False Images of Man and God

Christ’s Battle Against False Images of Man and God

"What is ultimately at issue in Christ’s temptations, according to Pope Benedict XVI, are false images of God and man. A traditional reading of the temptations is to see each one concerning a virtue and its corresponding vice. The first temptation, involving bread, might seem to represent gluttony. The offer of all worldly kingdoms then …"