Thirty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time First Reading: Malachi 3:19-20a Responsorial Psalm: 98:5-9 Second Reading: 2 Thessalonians 3:7-12 Gospel: Luke 21:5-19 By Sharon K. Perkins During my […]
Advent is a time for serious reflection on our lives as disciples of Jesus, whose return we are called not simply to expect but to prepare for — with great care as well as great joy.
Q. Recently, while watching EWTN, I heard a priest say that some theologians now believe that John the Baptist was born without original sin. This was […]
Thirty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time First Reading: 2 Maccabees 7:1-2, 9-14 Responsorial Psalm: 17:1, 5-6, 8, 15 Second Reading: 2 Thessalonians 2:16–3:5 Gospel Reading: Luke 20:27-38 […]
The faith of the church is that those who are in the heavenly realm participate more intensely in the infinite intelligence of God, that intelligence which embraces all of space and all of time.
Thirty-first Sunday in Ordinary Time
Psalm 145:1-2, 8-11, 13-14
2 Thessalonians 1:11-2:2
Gospel: Luke 19:1-10
Q. About five years ago, my work transferred me out of state. At the time, I was attending my local Catholic church, which was clustered with […]
Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time First Reading: Sirach 35:12-14, 16-18 Responsoral Psalm: 34:2-3, 17-19, 23 Second Reading: 2 Timothy 4:6-8, 16-18 Gospel Reading: Luke 18:9-14 By […]