God is full of love – and surprises. Pope Francis explained this during his homily January 6, 2019, the Solemnity of the Epiphany of the Lord, in St. Peter’s Basilica.
“God does not need the spotlights of the world to make himself known,” the Holy Father said. “His kindly light shines forth in humble love.”
Francis explained that when Jesus made himself known and began his public ministry, it wasn’t to a King or Emperor, but to a humble man preaching in the desert: John the Baptist. And Jesus wasn’t born in Rome amid the glory of the empire but in a

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