Monthly Archives: June 2013

Pastoral Sharings: "No one who looks back"

Fr. Andrew GreeleeyJune 30, 2013Thirteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time  Background:  The passage today is advice to the early Christian followers of Jesus to travel light, to keep a distance between themselves and their material possessions. It is undoubtedly based on … Continue reading

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Pastoral Sharings: "Who do you say that I am?"

Fr. Andrew M. Greeley June 23013Twelfth Sunday of Ordinary Time Background: Jesus loved surprises. His Father in heaven was the God of surprises, so it would naturally follow that Jesus reveled in surprising people with good things. In the Gospel … Continue reading

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Pastoral Sharings: 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Demetrius R. Dumm, OSB June 16,2013Eleventh Sunday of Ordinary Time Luke 7:36-8:3 Gospel Summary Luke’s gospel is notable for its portrayal of Jesus as one who represents the compassion and forgiveness of God. No doubt this sensitivity of Luke for … Continue reading

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Pastoral Sharings: Priests for Life

Fr. Michael Phillippino June 9,2013Tenth Sunday of Ordinary Time Both the first reading and the Gospel speak to us today about a mother, with no husband, who loses her son, and then a man of God – in this case, … Continue reading

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Pastoral Sharings–Corpus Christi

Fr. Michael Phillippino June 2 2013Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ   The Eucharist is the sacrament of faith. The Consecrated Host looks no different after the consecration than before. It looks, smells, feels, and tastes … Continue reading

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