Jesus and the Church

Book Resources: Chapter 6: God Has a Purpose For Us (Father Jonathan Morris)

 

God Has a Purpose For Us—Father Jonathan Morris

Book Resources: Chapter 6, Section 1: The Church’s Divine Purpose and Mission

Film Focus Point: Father Jonathan Morris explains the mission and purpose of the Christophers as established by Father James Keller, M.M.

Text Focus Point: Pages 226, 229

Discussion Questions:

  1. According to Father Jonathan Morris, what did Father Keller mean when he said, “you have a mission that comes from God?” What are the implications of this?
  2. One of the principles of the Christophers is this: “Go among people, don’t avoid them.” What are creative ways we can avoid people? Why does Father Keller challenge that inclination?
  3. What does it mean to be in this world but not of this world? What are tangible ways to implement this into one’s own life?

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