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Weekly Faith – Sunday, June 23, 2019

Weekly Faith – Sunday, June 23, 2019

The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body & Blood of Christ Readings:Genesis 14:18–20Psalm 110:1–41 Corinthians 11:23–26Luke 9:11–17  At the dawn of salvation history, God revealed our future in figures. That’s what’s going on in today’s First Reading: A king and high...
Weekly Faith – Sunday, June 16, 2019

Weekly Faith – Sunday, June 16, 2019

Reflects on Trinity Sunday Readings:Proverbs 8:22–31Psalms 8:4–9Romans 5:1–5John 16:12–15  In today’s Liturgy we’re swept through time in glorious procession—from before earth and sky were set in place to the coming of the Spirit upon the new creation, the Church. We...
Weekly Faith – Sunday, June 9, 2019

Weekly Faith – Sunday, June 9, 2019

Reflecting on Pentecost Sunday Readings: Acts 2:1–11Psalm 104:1, 24, 29–31, 341 Corinthians 12:3–7, 12–13John 20:19–23 The giving of the Spirit to the new people of God crowns the mighty acts of the Father in salvation history. The Jewish feast of Pentecost called all...
Weekly Faith – Sunday, June 2, 2019

Weekly Faith – Sunday, June 2, 2019

The Ascension of the Lord Readings: Acts 1:1–11Psalm 47:2–3, 6–7, 8–9Ephesians 1:17–23 or Hebrews 9:24–28; 10:19–23Luke 24:46–53 In today’s First Reading from the Acts of the Apostles, St. Luke gives the surprising news that there is more of the story to be told. The...
Weekly Faith – Sunday, May 26, 2019

Weekly Faith – Sunday, May 26, 2019

The Sixth Sunday of Easter Readings: Acts 15:1–2, 22–29Psalm 67:2–3, 5–6, 8Revelation 21:10–14, 22–23John 14:23–29 The first Church council, the Council of Jerusalem we hear about in today’s First Reading, decided the shape of the Church as we know...
Weekly Faith – Sunday, May 19, 2019

Weekly Faith – Sunday, May 19, 2019

The Fifth Sunday of Easter Readings: Acts 14:21-27Psalm 145:8-13Revelation 21:1-5John 13:31-35 By God’s goodness and compassion, the doors of His kingdom have been opened to all who have faith, Jew or Gentile. That’s the good news Paul and Barnabas proclaim in today’s...