Monthly Archives: September 2016

Temporary

Do we understand that our life on this earth is only temporary?  If we are honest with ourselves we would have to admit that most of us don’t live our lives as if we believe that is case. Instead, we spend most of … Continue reading

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A Tax Collector

To Jews in the time of Jesus, a tax collector was considered more lowly than vermin.  Yet Jesus chose Matthew to be one of his disciples, his chosen ones.  Why?  Because with Jesus any sin can be forgiven so long as one … Continue reading

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The Lord Proves Hearts

We cannot hide from the eyes of the Lord.  We may think that the evil we do can be hidden, but God knows not only our actions but our heart as well. Like a stream is the king’s heart in the … Continue reading

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Saint Thomas More

I saw these relics at the Basilica in Baltimore.  Amazing! Saint Thomas More, pray for us. +7

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Authority

In the current age many of us look down at those in authority, believing that they enrich themselves instead of serving the people.  In his letter to Timothy, Paul instructs us that instead of complaining we should pray for our leaders. Beloved: … Continue reading

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Raised Incorruptible

Brothers and sisters: Someone may say, “How are the dead raised? With what kind of body will they come back?” You fool! What you sow is not brought to life unless it dies. And what you sow is not the … Continue reading

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Jesus the Radical

Jesus was a radical.  He counted women among his followers, certainly an amazing and puzzling thing to do since women were essentially the property of their husbands.  But Jesus didn’t care about societal norms, he cared about spreading the gospel … Continue reading

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