Weekly Faith – Sunday, August 25, 2019

Weekly Faith – Sunday, August 25, 2019

The Twenty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time Readings:  Isaiah 66:18–21Psalm 117:1, 2Hebrews 12:5–7, 11–13Luke 13:22–30 Jesus doesn’t answer the question put to Him in this Sunday’s Gospel. It profits us nothing to speculate on how many will be saved. What we need to know...
What Is Discernment and How Do I Discern?

What Is Discernment and How Do I Discern?

A sense of a spiritual call by God to serve His people through the priesthood, discernment is the process by which you come to know what God wants for your life. Rather than asking God to bless your life in the way in which you have chosen to live and serve Him,...
Weekly Faith – Sunday, August 18, 2019

Weekly Faith – Sunday, August 18, 2019

The Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time Readings:Jeremiah 38:4–6, 8–10Psalm 40:2–4, 18Hebrews 12:1–4Luke 12:49–53 Our God is a consuming fire, the Scriptures tell us (see Hebrews 12:29; Deuteronomy 4:24). And in this week’s Gospel, Jesus uses the image of fire to...
Weekly Faith – Sunday, August 4, 2019

Weekly Faith – Sunday, August 4, 2019

The Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Readings:Ecclesiastes 1:2; 2:21–23Psalm 90:3–4, 5–6, 12–13, 14, 17Colossians 3:1–5, 9–11Luke 12:13–21  Trust in God—as the Rock of our salvation, as the Lord who made us His chosen people, as our shepherd and guide. This should...