Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam

Essential thinking for reading Catholics.

Thursday, May 11, 2006

Bishop Robert Finn sums it all up.

In a nice, neat little bundle, here it is:

A bishop's job is to help Catholics respond to their baptismal call to holiness, grow in the sacramental life and be closer to God, in short, to help everyone become saints. "You can't say it more simply or profoundly than that," he said. "Our goal is to get ourselves to heaven and take as many people with us as we can."