Only the pure of heart can see God

Before the Cross - Archbishop Robert J. Carlson's Column

Jerry Naunheim Jr.
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Archbishop Robert J. Carlson
“Blessed are the pure of heart, for they shall see God”  (Matthew 5:8) Would you like to see God? Don't answer too quickly. This is a serious question with profound consequences for your daily life. Those men and women who have seen God — the prophets and patriarchs of the Old Testament and the apostles and saints of the new dispensation in the two millennia since the birth of Christ — all had their lives radically transformed as a result of the vision of God which was their privilege and also their sacred burden.

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