FEASTING ON THE WORD
"If you meditate on the Scriptures it will appear to you in its brilliant splendor." ―St. Pio of Pietrelcina
Twenty-fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time (C)
Amos 8:4-7 | Psalm 113:1-2, 4-6, 7-8 | 1 Timothy 2:1-8 | Luke 16:1-13
Following our lord is not easy. He never promised it would be. This week we will reflect on the today's teaching. It's a hard one, a call to be selfless. Our readings urges us to care and compassion for the poor and to pray for others.
Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time (C)
Exodus 32:7-11, 13-14 | Psalm 51:3-4, 12-13, 17, 19 | 1 Timothy 1:12-17 | Luke 15:1-32
The readings remind us in so many ways that reconciliation and repentance are a communal responsibility and a personal one. What unites the readings for this weekend and makes it powerful is the abundant love of the Father.
Twenty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time (C)
Wisdom 9:13-18b | Psalm 90:3-4, 5-6, 12-13, 14 and 17 | Philemon 9-10, 12-17 | Luke 14:25-33
What is life about here on earth? Our readings for this weekend tell us that life is about being humble, about loving others truly, and about loving God above all things.
Jeff Jacinto, PhD, DHum