Gospel of John: Refusing the Crown

though Jesus was teaching them about himself as the bread of life, the crowd believed only in the bread they could see and eat.

Gospel of John: Loaves and Fish

Faith, then, does not reduce God to a religious concept, or a catechism, or a set of doctrines. Faith does not content itself with traditions and rites. Faith is not a sentiment that can be set aside.

Faith is a lived reality.