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Thursday of the Fifth Week in Ordinary Time

Such is the passion of a mom for her daughter. Even if she knew thatthere was a slim chance of being entertained by Jesus due to prevalentcultural biases at that time- of her being a woman and a Gentile -still she persisted. And because of her faith and trust in Our Lord, her daughter was […]

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Monday of the Thirtieth Week in Ordinary Time

People don’t like been shown up in such an unflattering sunlight, and it runs some mode towards illustrating the Pharisees’ adamant hatred of Jesus. He “isnt just” testifying another way. He was undermining their credibility and their highway of construing the Scriptures. Theirs was a narrow legalistic form of the great Jewish faith. It was […]

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The Way to Jerusalem

Today is the Feast of St. Luke( carried ), and we are treated to a lovely collection of Scriptural construes reminding us of the great gift Luke was to us all. Luke 1:1 -4 and Act 1:1 -8 are the prologues to his two journals, his account of Jesus’ life and the acts of those […]

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To Be Hidden With Christ In God

Presence of God- O Jesus, assist me to hide from characters in order to enter into intimacy with You. MEDITATIONWhen we speak of the obscure life of Jesus, we do not planned only His self-effacement in the eyes of men, from whom He obscured His divinity, thus avoiding their praise. Besides these exterior relations with […]

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Joseph and Jesus the Builders

Joseph was a royal figure, tumbled from David, and, therefore, be allowed to attain the claim to be the Messiah: the Lord’s anointed king. David had said that he wanted to build a temple or house for the Lord, but the Lord replied 😛 TAGEND “You shall not structure me a house to dwell in […]

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The Gerasene Demoniac: “It is a fearful thing to fall into the hands of the living God”

The story of Jesus voyage across the Sea of Galilee to meet with a demoniac is so important and memorable that it appears in all three Synoptic Gospels( Mk 5:1 -2 1, Mt 8: 28 -3 4, where the report contains two demoniacs; Lk 8: 28 -3 9 ). Today we have Luke’s narrative. In […]

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A Better Cornerstone

Matthew 21:33 -4 6 The last-place several weeks have been a whirlwind of the actions of our message reads. After Jesus’s triumphant entry into Jerusalem and purging of the Temple( which we strangely skipped over ), he has entered the locus of superpower and engages in direct schism with those who would disavow his authority […]