Our time in this life is limited. Use it well to prepare your hearts and make straight your paths to follow Jesus.
You will experience a peace that will transcend all understanding.
In this Advent season we should be seeking to experience something new of God. To have an experience of the new things of God.
So, let me first explain what is “mortal sin” and “grave matter”. Then I will try to guess what you mean by “grave sin”.
We are not waiting for something that might come. Jesus is already here. He is the light that is shining in our lives.
If Jesus is really your Lord, make sure you mean what you say and make sure that you understand that he is the Lord master and controller.
He had a crown of thorns. He was mocked and had a purple cloak. He was scourged and spat upon. This is how Jesus chose to reveal his kingship to us, with humility.
All are welcome. There are diverse ways to worship the one true God.
In other words, being without original sin does not guarantee not sinning later on; it only means that the person was born with the grace of internal integrity of mind, heart and desire.
Why did Zacchaeus have to climb the tree? Zaccheaus climbed a tree out of curiosity, out of an eagerness to see Jesus. He also climbed the tree because he couldn’t see.