The following excerpts are from Dr. Marcellino D'Ambrosio's "The Crossroads Initiative":
- Imagine: you are ten years past customary retirement age. It’s time finally to kick back and relax. You live in a great city where everything is at your fingertips – shopping opportunities, cultural events, all your relatives and lifelong friends. Suddenly God appears and tells you to pack up, uproot your life, and march into an uncivilized wilderness.
- This is what happens to Abram in Genesis 12. He lives in Mesopotamia, the cradle of civilization. He’s 75 and he and the wife are not getting any younger. He does not even know the name of the God who calls him.
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Theological Virtue of Hope in Hardship | 2nd Sunday in Lent | The Call of Abraham | Transfiguration on Mount Tabor -Welcome to The Crossroads Initiative