June, 2013

A Reminder of Lent During the Summer

A Reminder of Lent During the Summer

Today’s readings for mass doesn’t seem to fit with ordinary time in the calendar year of the church. The first reading is about mourning and weeping and looking, “on him whom they have pierced”. It goes on to say that […]

My Grace is Sufficient for You

My Grace is Sufficient for You

There is a very famous verse in today’s first reading for mass that theologians have debated throughout the centuries. It is the verse where Paul says: “And to keep me from being too elated by the abundance of revelations, a […]

Our Father Who Sees in Secret

Our Father Who Sees in Secret

The readings today are about giving to others and not being stingy with what we have, but to share our gifts and resources generously with those who are in need of them. Most of us are concerned that we won’t […]