Catholic Laity In The Mission Of The Church: Living Out Your Lay Vocation
Publish Date: 2014-01-28
Author: Russell Shaw
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DISCOVER AND LIVE YOUR PURPOSE IN LIFE THROUGH YOUR LAY VOCATION! The Churchs mission is to proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ to everyone. As lay disciples of the Savior, our shared mission is to bring the message of His saving life, death and resurrection to all men and women through our words and deeds. Your personal lay vocation is even more focused: God has created you for a unique purpose only you can accomplish for Him! As you read this book you will discover the intensely interesting history and theology of the lay vocation and how our Churchs reemphasis on the role of the laity in our day is meant to help awaken this sleeping giant. But this is not simply a book of history and theologyits about your mission in life and your eternal destiny. Russell Shaws insightful work makes a direct connection between the teachings of the Bible, Vatican II, John Paul II, Benedict XVI, and Francis I and your everyday life as a lay follower of Jesus. Here you will learn how to begin discerning your unique personal lay vocation and how to establish, deepen and maintain your friendship with Jesus while you live out your lay vocation in the real world. Jesus told us: I have come that they might have life, and have it more abundantly. Read this book and find that life through your lay vocation!