“The Monstrance of the Heart”

Joachim Cardinal Meisner (Photo: Paul Badde/EWTN)

December 25, 1933-July 5, 2017

Requiescat in Pace

“The Face is the monstrance of the heart.
In the Holy Face the heart of God becomes visible.”
–Joachim Cardinal Meisner, Archbishop of Cologne, 4.4.2005
Joachim Cardinal Meisner with Veil of the Holy Face of Manoppello (Photo: Paul Badde/EWTN)


3 thoughts on ““The Monstrance of the Heart”

  1. Sarah July 6, 2017 / 11:11 pm

    A brave man of God. May he rest in peace. ❤


  2. Danilo Dueñas February 6, 2019 / 7:54 pm

    He has gone to heaven defending our Church. God grant him the peace he deserves.

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Danilo Dueñas March 24, 2019 / 8:56 am

    With respect to the Holy Face of Manoppello, there is in John 1,2 this beautiful affirmation:

    “That life was made visible;
    we saw it and are giving our testimony,
    declaring to you the eternal life,
    which was present to the Father
    and has been revealed to us.

    Liked by 1 person

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