Tuesday of the Thirteenth Week of Ordinary Time

Today's readings [display_podcast] You probably remember, maybe not fondly, the readings we had from the Books of Kings the last couple of weeks.  The names were hard to pronounce, and their deeds were hard to hear.  Each and every one of the kings was worse than the one who preceded him.  How often did we… Continue reading Tuesday of the Thirteenth Week of Ordinary Time

Friday of the Fifteenth Week of Ordinary Time

Today's readings “There is something greater than the temple here.”   Jesus uses this kind of argument with the Pharisees very often, because they are always missing the significance of what Jesus is doing.  They are among those who refuse to see that a man like him could possibly be the Messiah, God’s anointed one,… Continue reading Friday of the Fifteenth Week of Ordinary Time