Weekly Faith – Sunday, July 21, 2019

Weekly Faith – Sunday, July 21, 2019

The Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Readings: Genesis 18:1–10Psalm 15:2–5Colossians 1:24–28Luke 10:38–42 God wants to dwell with each of us personally, intimately—as the mysterious guests once visited Abraham’s tent, as Jesus once entered the home of Mary and...
Weekly Faith – Sunday, July 14, 2019

Weekly Faith – Sunday, July 14, 2019

The Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Readings:Deuteronomy 30:10–14Psalm 69:14, 17, 30–31, 33–34, 36–37Colossians 1:15–20Luke 10:25–37  We are to love God and our neighbor with all the strength of our being, as the scholar of the Law answers Jesus in this week’s...

Weekly Faith – Sunday, March 3, 2019

The Eighth Sunday of Ordinary Time Readings: Sirach 27:4–7 Psalm 92:2–3, 13–16 1 Corinthians 15:54–58 Luke 6:39–45 In today’s readings we hear Jesus speaking in Galilee as well as a Jewish sage named Sirach writing in Jerusalem more than a century earlier. The two of...

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, January 13, 2018

The Feast of the Baptism of the Lord Readings: Isaiah 42:1–4, 6–7 Psalm 29:1–4, 9–10 Luke 3:15–16, 21–22 The liturgy last week revealed the mystery of God’s plan—that in Jesus all peoples, symbolized by the Magi, have been made “co-heirs” to the blessings promised...