Last week, Cardinal Timothy Dolan offered a presentation regarding the New Evangelization. While the full text is certainly a must read, we are dissecting some worth quotes over the next many days.
Joy, love . . . and, last point . . . sorry to bring it up, . . . but blood.
It was Pope Paul VI who noted wisely that people today learn more from “witness than from words,” and the supreme witness is martyrdom.
Sadly, today we have martyrs in abundance… (We are reminded) of those today suffering persecution for their faith throughout the world.