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This makes me think…. about the magnitude of Christ’s gift to us

“O Deity eternal, O high eternal Deity, O sovereign, eternal Father, O ever-burning fire!… What do Your bounty and Your grandeur show? The gift You have given to man. And what gift have You given? Your whole self, O eternal Trinity. And where did You give Yourself? In the stable of our humanity, which had become a shelter for animals, that is, mortal sins.” 

-St Catherine of Siena-
as found in Divine Intimacy
by Fr Gabriel of St Mary Magdalen, OCD

This makes me think… about the Trinity

The saints are in Christ. He is our participation in the Trinity. In other words, our participation in the life of the Trinity is to become one of the persons of the Trinity. Specifically, we become “part” of the Incarnate Son, through the power of the Holy Spirit. When this happens, we don’t become equal to Christ. Rather, we become members of his Body (see Rom 12:5; 1 Cor 12:12). Christ is the Head, and we are his members–not equal to him, but truly one with him, and we ascend through him, with him, and in him, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, to the Father. In short, we truly participate as “other Christs” in Christ’s own eternal gift of self-giving love to the Father…

…our transforming communion with Christ (by the power of the Holy Spirit)… brings us home to the Father.

— Fr Michael Gaitley, MIC, The ‘One Thing’ is Three: How the Most Holy Trinity Explains Everything