Twenty-Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time

“ .… a great chasm is established to prevent anyone from crossing who might wish to go from your side to ours ….” LK 16:26 This is a story about ...

Twenty-Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time

“I can’t believe this story came from the lips of our Lord.” This quote is from one of the great biblical authorities of all time:St. Augustine! Augustine is saying that today’s ...

Twenty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time

“… anyone of you who does not renounce all his possessions, cannot be my disciple.” Lk 14:33 A 1997 movie directed by Clint Eastwood had a very beguiling title: Midnight in ...

Twenty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time

“Lord, will only a few people be saved?” Lk. 13: 23 This question has been asked again and again throughout the ages. And it always seems to carry with it ...

Twenty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time

“ … when you hold a banquet, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, the blind; blessed indeed will you be because of their inability to repay you.” Lk: 14:14 ...

Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time

“I have come to set the earth on fire” Lk 12:49 Last week Jesus pleaded with us to “not be afraid.” But the words Jesus speaks today are frightening:Fire. Division. Families ...