I Saw Jesus’ Face

holyfacejesusThe Lord Jesus Christ is close to us – waiting for us to call upon Him. Last night, I woke up and remembered that I wanted to go to the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass this morning especially since it is Friday. Soon after, I began to experience a terrible temptation. I called on Jesus to help me, because I felt too weak to blot out the images that seemed to be forced into my mind. I called again and then I saw His Face. He showed me His Face. At once, the temptation subsided, and I saw Him. He was stern-looking at first, but then smiled and was very pleasant. He has long brown hair, a closely-trimmed beard and mustache, young, and perfect – with wonderful, comforting eyes which are unique in all of the world. I am thankful for this gift. Somehow He is very close, yet hidden. He is near, yet far, and approaching.

3 responses to “I Saw Jesus’ Face

  1. I loved this post! I can only imagine. I will take His face long hair, short hair, or bald! What a wonderful experience you had. Thanks for sharing it with us. God Bless, SR

  2. As a religious artist your post was inspiring thank you.

  3. Francis Philip

    Well, that is the face which was given to me in my thoughts. I’m happy that you found some comfort from my experience too. 🙂

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