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Weekly Faith – Sunday, February 10, 2018

The Fifth Sunday of Ordinary Time Readings: Isaiah 6:1–8 Psalm 138:1–5, 7–8 1 Corinthians 15:1–11 Luke 5:1–11 Simon Peter, the fisherman, is the first to be called personally by Jesus in Luke’s Gospel. His calling resembles Isaiah’s commissioning in the First Reading:...

Weekly Faith – Sunday, February 3, 2019

The Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time Readings: Jeremiah 1:4–5, 17–19 Psalm 71:1–6, 15–17 1 Corinthians 12:31–13:13 Luke 4:21–30 God’s words in today’s First Reading point us beyond Jeremiah to Jesus. Like Jeremiah, Jesus was consecrated in the womb and sent as a...

Weekly Faith – Sunday, January 20, 2019

The Second Sunday in Ordinary Time Readings: Isaiah 62:1–5 Psalm 96:1–3, 7–10 1 Corinthians 12:4–11 John 2:1–12 Think of these first weeks after Christmas as a season of “epiphanies.” The liturgy is showing us who Jesus is and what He has revealed about our...

Weekly Faith – Sunday, December 30, 2018

The Feast of the Holy Family Readings: Sirach 3:2–6, 12–14 Psalm 128:1–5 Colossians 3:12–21 Luke 2:41–52 Why did Jesus choose to become a baby born of a mother and father and to spend all but His last years living in an ordinary human family? In part, to reveal God’s...