January 7, 2016

Mercy and the Mission of Jesus

  January 7, 2016 Today’s gospel:  Luke 4:14-22a Jesus’ mission was “to bring glad tidings to the poor.” (v.18c). He was to overturn the sorry situation […]
January 6, 2016

Believing in Miracles 2

January 6, 2016 Today’s gospel:  Mark 6:45-52 Jesus performed another miracle. With the disciples in a boat “far out on the sea” (v.47), Jesus “came toward […]
January 6, 2016

Believing in Miracles

  January 5, 2016 Today’s gospel:  Mark 6:34-44 The work of God is miraculous. The Incarnation, the virgin birth, healings, resurrection–all these are manifestations of an […]
January 4, 2016

Jesus’ Mission, Our Mission

  January 4, 2016 Today’s gospel:  Matthew 4:12-25 We are Christians. We carry the name of Christ, we follow the way of Christ, and we do […]