Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time: My Shepherd is the Lord

Today’s readings I don’t know how you feel about being compared to sheep without a shepherd, but I have to tell you, I’m not all that flattered by it! Yet there’s some painful truth to that statement, and some rather beautiful truth as well. Because we do need leaders, those who will walk before us… Continue reading Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time: My Shepherd is the Lord

Christian Unity in the Office of Readings

From today's Office of Readings I was delighted to hear of your love of God, so well-ordered and devout, and so I decided to address you in the faith of Jesus Christ. Honoured as I am with a name of the greatest splendour, though I am still in chains I sing with the praises of… Continue reading Christian Unity in the Office of Readings