Father Hans Urs von Balthasar

Catholic Quote of the Day — from Father Hans Urs von Balthasar

“It is to the Cross that the Christian is challenged to follow his Master: no path of redemption can make a detour around it.” (Father Hans Urs von Balthasar) Father Hans Urs von Balthasar, considered one of the greatest theologians of the twentieth century, was named to become a Cardinal by Pope John Paul II, but died before the consistory took […]

Daily Catholic Quote from Father Hans Urs von Balthasar

“What you are is God’s gift to you, what you become is your gift to God.” (Father Hans Urs von Balthasar) Father Hans Urs von Balthasar, considered one of the greatest theologians of the twentieth century, was named to become a Cardinal by Pope John Paul II, but died before the consistory took place. If you liked this quote, please share […]

Daily Catholic Quote from Cardinal Hans Urs Von Balthasar

Cardinal Hans Urs von Balthasar

“When you say yes to God unconditionally, you have no idea how far this yes is going to take you. Certainly farther than you can guess and calculate beforehand… but just how far and in what form? At the same time, this yes is the sole, non-negotiable prerequisite of all Christian understanding, of all theology and ecclesial wisdom.” (Cardinal Hans […]

Daily Catholic Quote from Cardinal Hans Urs Von Balthasar

“When you say yes to God unconditionally, you have no idea how far this yes is going to take you. Certainly farther than you can guess and calculate beforehand… but just how far and in what form? At the same time, this yes is the sole, non-negotiable prerequisite of all Christian understanding, of all theology and ecclesial wisdom.” (Cardinal Hans […]