The readings for today effect a correlation between the resurrection of Jesus and conversion. The biblical word for conversion is “metanoia” which has the sense of “going beyond the mind that you have.” What would it be like to move from a death-haunted consciousness to resurrection-haunted one? It would involve a conversion.
Resurrection and Metanoia
Cycle BEasterWeek 3
by Bishop Robert BarronApril 26, 2009
- What Do You Do at Adoration?
- Persistence in Prayer
- “The Voice” and Hope
- John Henry Newman in Full
- Praying for Virtue
- Bishop Barron on the Canonization of St. John Henry Newman
- 10 Reasons to Read St. John Henry Newman’s “Loss and Gain”
- Bishop Barron’s Course on John Henry Newman Starts Next Week!
- Bishop Barron on St. John Henry Newman: Beyond the Left and the Right
- Jesus May Not “Need” Our Adoration, But He Asked for It
- The Path to Healing Is a Humble Path
- Boyagoda and the Need for More Imaginatives
- St. John Henry Newman
- Caravaggio, Dior, and the Invasion of Grace
- On Being Broken
- Real Presence and Real Absence: Why Fast Food and Cell Phones Can Be Bad for Catholics