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Universal Savior: Ilia Delio reimagines Christ
An Interview with Ilea Delio OSF, US Catholic, March 20, 2011
Contributed by Marion Dooley fcJ

"While some see modern science as a challenge to faith, Franciscan Sister Ilia Delio sees it as an opportunity to think in new ways about God, creation, and the incarnation." US Catholic magazine. See full article here.

God seeks to be incarnate in an expanding incarnation. The Christ is waiting to be born anew, if I can put it in that language. But Christ cannot be born anew without our saying yes to bringing Christ into the world.
I also think we need to lighten up a little bit and enjoy the ride. Christian life is an adventure, God’s adventure in love. We need to recapture a sense of this cosmic adventure in love and that we’re part of it.

You can download most of the article here.

Marion comments: This interview with Ilia Delio captures so many aspects of our Chapter Directions— the pilgrimage of discovery into God... more love, more union, more compassionate solidarity... the call to be in transformative relationships and to see with new eyes... trandformative abundance