Weekly Faith – Sunday, October 20, 2019

Weekly Faith – Sunday, October 20, 2019

The Twenty-Ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time Readings:Exodus 17:8-13Psalm 121:1-82 Timothy 3:14-4:2Luke 18:1-8 The Lord is our guardian, beside us at our right hand, interceding for us in all our spiritual battles. In today’s Psalm we’re told to lift our eyes to the...
Weekly Faith – Sunday, October 13, 2019

Weekly Faith – Sunday, October 13, 2019

The Twenty-Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time Readings:2 Kings 5:14–17Psalm 98:1–42 Timothy 2:8–13Luke 17:11–19 A foreign leper is cleansed and in thanksgiving returns to offer homage to the God of Israel. We hear this same story in both the First Reading and Gospel...
Weekly Faith – Sunday, October 6, 2019

Weekly Faith – Sunday, October 6, 2019

The Twenty-Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time Readings:Habakkuk 1:2–3; 2:2–4Psalm 95:1–2, 6–92 Timothy 1:6–8, 13–14Luke 17:5–10  Because of his faith, the just man shall live. We hear in today’s First Reading the original prophetic line made so central by St. Paul...
Weekly Faith – Sunday, September 29, 2019

Weekly Faith – Sunday, September 29, 2019

The Twenty-Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time Readings:Amos 6:1, 4–7Psalm 146:7–101 Timothy 6:11–16Luke 16:19–31 The rich and powerful are visited with woe and exile in today’s Liturgy—not for their wealth but for their refusal to share it; not for their power but for...
Weekly Faith – September 22, 2019

Weekly Faith – September 22, 2019

The Twenty-Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time Readings: Amos 8:4–7Psalm 113:1–2, 4–6, 7–81 Timothy 2:1–8Luke 16:1–13 The steward in today’s Gospel confronts the reality that he can’t go on living the way he has been. He is under judgment. He must give account for what he...
Weekly Faith – Sunday, September 15, 2019

Weekly Faith – Sunday, September 15, 2019

The Twenty-Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time Readings:Exodus 32:7–11, 13–14Psalm 51:3–4, 12–13, 17, 191 Timothy 1:12–17Luke 15:1–10 The episode in today’s First Reading has been called “Israel’s original sin.” Freed from bondage, born as a people...