The answer is both! But so many of us are fixed only on one or the other. Therein is the problem of the modern Catholic Church, and so many modern Catholics.
The cathedral of Turin will open the reliquary that contains the Shroud of Turin, to pray for the end of the pandemic.
Some priests are talking like characters in a storybook. But others are sounding like they’re real.
Like ancient Egypt, will modern man require more than just one plague to get the message God is sending?
During this pandemic the Lord is asking us to keep watch and pray. But many of us are still sound asleep.
The Coronavirus pandemic is playing out more like an apocalypse than a virus pandemic. What should Catholics actually be doing during this trial?