When Jesus says, 'Take this Cup away from Me,' to What Is He Referring?

By March 9, 2017 Q&A

Full Question

When Jesus says, “Take this cup away from me,” what is the cup he refers to?

Answer

Jesus was referring to the cup of the suffering he was to endure. He was referring to his passion metaphorically as a cup.
 

Fr. Vincent Serpa O.P.

One Comment

  • joe says:

    there is more in the passion of Christ, we can discuss in length … a lot. Christian life is a life of sacrifice.

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