Do you have one of those phrases that pumps you up every time you hear it? I do.
In the liturgy of baptism, after the parents profess the baptismal vows, the priest prays, “This is our faith. This is the faith of the Church. We are proud to profess it, in Christ Jesus our Lord.” Amen.
There’s something about the string of I do’s followed by the simple phrase “This is the faith” that rocks me to my core.
I want to stand up and clap and cheer and shout and hoot and holler.
It’s hard to explain.Continue reading