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The Priest is Not His Own

Author:  Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen

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    1 [empty string] [empty string] The Beloved Archbishop Sheen whose cause for canonization is open in Rome presents a profound and deeply spiritual look at the meaning of the priesthood and relationship of the priest with Christ as an quot alter Christus quot Sheen delves deeply into what he considers the main character of the priesthood and one not often discussed that of being like Christ a quot holy victim quot nbsp To be like Christ Sheen emphasizes that the priest must imitate Christ in His example of sacrifice offering himself as a victim to make His Incarnation continually present in the world quot Unlike anyone else Our Lord came on earth not to live but to die nbsp Death for our redemption was the goal of His sojourn here the gold that he was seeking nbsp He was therefore not primarily a teacher but a Savior nbsp Was not Christ the Priest a Victim nbsp He never offered anything except Himself nbsp So we have a mutilated concept of our priesthood if we envisage it apart from making ourselves victims in the prolongation of His Incarnation quot [empty string] [empty string] [empty string] [empty string] 1 [empty string] The Priest is Not His Own 1 8 1586170449 [empty string] 9131 Priest-is-Not-His-Own19941lg.jpg Ignatius Press 1 97 Paperback 278 0 2005 N/A 1 19941 Priest-is-Not-His-Own19941sm.jpg [empty string] Priest is Not His Own <p> The Beloved Archbishop Sheen, whose cause for canonization is open in Rome, presents a profound and deeply spiritual look at the meaning of the priesthood and relationship of the priest with Christ as an &quot;alter Christus.&quot;</p> <p> Sheen delves deeply into what he considers the main character of the priesthood, and one not often discussed, that of being, like Christ, a &quot;holy victim.&quot;&nbsp; To be like Christ, Sheen emphasizes that the priest must imitate Christ in His example of sacrifice, offering himself as a victim to make His Incarnation continually present in the world.</p> <blockquote dir="ltr" style="margin-right: 0px"> <p> &quot;Unlike anyone else, Our Lord came on earth, not to live, but to die.&nbsp; Death for our redemption was the goal of His sojourn here, the gold that he was seeking.&nbsp; He was, therefore, not primarily a teacher, but a Savior.&nbsp; Was not Christ the Priest a Victim?&nbsp; He never offered anything except Himself.&nbsp; So we have a mutilated concept of our priesthood, if we envisage it apart from making ourselves victims in the prolongation of His Incarnation.&quot;</p> </blockquote> 16.95 16.95 5.5
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