Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul

Saints Peter and Paul are the two greatest pillars of the Church.  Their lives are very different, and this helps us understand from a divine perspective how it takes all kinds – not only of people but also of leaders – to build up the Church.  The message of Christ appeals way beyond any narrow segment of humanity, culture, or way of life.  We need leaders that lead in very different ways.  Let us meditate on the lives of Saints Peter and Paul to grasp how their different styles of leadership bore witness to the Gospel. read more