Jesus summoned the Twelve and said to them, “You know that those who are recognized as rulers over the Gentiles lord it over them, and their great ones make their authority over them felt. But it shall not be so among you. Rather, whoever wishes to be great among you will be your servant; whoever wishes to be first among you will be the slave of all. For the Son of Man did not come to be served but to serve and to give his life as a ransom for many.”
For October 20 & 21, 2018 (in-progress)
Continue reading “Twenty-Ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time B”
Go, sell what you have, and give to the poor and you will have treasure in heaven; then come, follow me … It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for one who is rich to enter the kingdom of God.
For October 13 & 14, 2018
Continue reading “Twenty-Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time B”
Come now, you rich, weep and wail over your impending miseries. Your wealth has rotted away, your clothes have become moth-eaten, your gold and silver have corroded, and that corrosion will be a testimony against you; it will devour your flesh like a fire. You have stored up treasure for the last days. Behold, the wages you withheld from the workers who harvested your fields are crying aloud; and the cries of the harvesters have reached the ears of the Lord of hosts. You have lived on earth in luxury and pleasure; you have fattened your hearts for the day of slaughter.
For September 29 & 30, 2018
Continue reading “Twenty-Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time B”
Where jealousy and selfish ambition exist, there is disorder and every foul practice.
For September 22 & 23, 2018
Continue reading “Twenty-Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time B”