New Year Resolution?
The Church has chosen at the start of the calendar year to commemorate the solemnity of Mary Mother of God: Theotokos. For those schooled in the sacred sciences, the term will prompt recollection of the study of the early councils of the Church. These Councils (of which Ephesus was one) were understandably concerned with the person and identity of Jesus. In doing so, the Fathers affirmed Jesus as true God and true man through the adoption of the hypostatic union. This unders