The Place of Privilege

October 2008
Priest;Oct2008, Vol. 64 Issue 10, p30
The article talks about the final coming of Jesus which began by relating the story of an old woman whose husband had died. It is stated that for the believers, the final coming of Christ is the mystery of faith being professed during the mass. Also included is the author's understanding of Psalm 23, the most beloved of the psalms, which speaks of life at the coming of the Messiah.


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