Last article of section "Spirituality and Prayer"
-- 1 Corinthians 10:31-11:1 Psalm 34:2-3,4-5,6-7,8-9,10-11 Luke 14:25-33 At the age of thirty, during the defense of Pamplona in May of 1521, the soldier Ignatius of Loyola (1491-1556) was struck in the legs by a cannon ball. During his long and painful recovery, he passed the time by reading a life of Christ a...read more
Articles from section "Spirituality and Prayer"
-- Isaiah 10:5-7,13b-16 Psalm 94:5-6,7-8,9-10,14-15 Matthew 11:25-27 In Chapter Nine of his book, the prophet Isaiah recalls that the northern lands of Israel - Zebulon, Naphtali, and Galilee …read more
GospelMT 13:1-23 On that day, Jesus went out of the house and sat down by the sea. Such large crowds gathered around him that he got into a boat and sat down, and the whole crowd stood along …read more
Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time - Year A - July 13, 2014 Roman Rite Isaiah 55:10-11; Ps 65; Romans 8:18-23; Mt 13:1 to 23 Ambrosian Rite Fifth Sunday after Pentecost Gen 11:31.32 b-12, 5b; …read more
Monday of the Fifteenth Week in Ordinary Time Year Two Isaiah 1:10-17 Psalm 50:8-9,16bc-17,21 and 23 Matthew 10:34-11:1 Isaiah prophesied to Judah and to Jerusalem in the eighth century BC …read more
In Matthew 7:13-14 and in Luke 13:24, we read about a person who comes to Jesus and asks, “Lord, will those who are saved be few?” The question anticipates a numerical type of answer and is …read more