A priest of the Catholic Diocese of Springfield in Illinois offers his thoughts on the Word of God as proclaimed throughout the world, Sunday after Sunday.
Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, August 1, 2021
Jesus begins to talk with people who did not perceive the "sign" of the Kingdom but simply want some ready source with which to be sated.
Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, July 25, 2021
What good are five loaves and two fish for a crowd of five thousand? Do we perceive the "sign" in this merciful act of Jesus?
Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, July 18, 2021
Let us go rest in an out-of-the-way place -- but it's not out of the way if throngs of people come there.
Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, July 11, 2021
Going out on mission: Do we recognize that our not clinging to our property is the sign of the truth of the treasure of the Kingdom?
Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, July 4, 2021
Jesus was not accepted in the place where he grew up. And the homilist gets lots of pushback when he attempts to state that Americans are in the same sinful state as all other human beings.
Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, June 27, 2021
God did not make death. Jesus gives life and health to all.