The Scandal of the Cross

A Handmaid News

Today is the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross. Hail, Holy Cross! Our Only Hope! It is perhaps too easy to remember today’s rampant scandals and weary of them, dragged down by so much evil and sin. But if we do, we can forget the greatest Scandal, the Cross of Christ, and how that seeming defeat actually conquered all evil and sin. The answer to today’s scandals is Jesus Christ’s Victory on the Cross.