Weekly Faith – Sunday, August 9, 2020

Weekly Faith – Sunday, August 9, 2020

The Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Readings: 1 Kings 19:9, 11–13Psalm 85:9–14Romans 9:1–5Matthew 14:22–33  How do we find God in the storms and struggles of our lives, in the trials we encounter in trying to do His will? God commands Elijah in today’s First...
Weekly Faith – Sunday, August 2, 2020

Weekly Faith – Sunday, August 2, 2020

The Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Readings: Isaiah 55:1–3Psalm 145:8–9, 15–18Romans 8:35, 37–39Matthew 14:13–21  In Jesus and the Church, Isaiah’s promises in today’s First Reading are fulfilled. All who are thirsty come to the living waters of Baptism (see John...
Weekly Faith  – Sunday, July 26, 2020

Weekly Faith – Sunday, July 26, 2020

The Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Readings: 1 Kings 3:5, 7–12Psalm 119:57, 72, 76–77, 127–130Romans 8:28–30Matthew 13:44–52 What is your new life in Christ worth to you? Do you love His words more than gold and silver, as we sing in today’s Psalm? Would you,...
Weekly Faith – Sunday, July 19, 2020

Weekly Faith – Sunday, July 19, 2020

The Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Readings: Wisdom 12:13, 16–19Psalm 86:5–6, 9–10, 15–16Romans 8:26–27Matthew 13:24–43  God is always teaching His people, we hear in today’s First Reading. And what does He want us to know? That He has care for all of us, that...
Weekly Faith – Sunday, July 5, 2020

Weekly Faith – Sunday, July 5, 2020

The Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Readings: Zechariah 9:9–10Psalm 145:1–2, 8–11, 13–14Romans 8:9, 11–13Matthew 11:25–30  Jesus is portrayed in today’s Gospel as a new and greater Moses. Moses, the meekest man on earth (see Numbers 12:3), was God’s friend...