“Gaudium magnum”: a pastoral epistle for Christmas 2022 – ✠SELEISI ~ tempus Adventus

Archbishop Jerome Lloyd OSJVPosted by

“Gaudium magnum”[i] (great joy) is how the angel described to the shepherds the first Christmas, but is this the experience of most people today in the 21C? The people displaced by war in Ukraine and other places, the persecuted Christians of the underground church in China and in other places, the homeless sleeping rough on our streets, the families struggling with the rise in the cost of living, the elderly frightened to heat their homes… the lonely, will they experience “great joy” this Christmas?

“Gaudium magnum”: a pastoral epistle for Christmas 2022 – ✠SELEISI ~ tempus Adventus
Gaudium magnum: Pastoral Epistle Christmas 2022

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