Tag Archives: Matthew

Reflections of the Readings for Sunday, September 7, 2014

Readings for Sunday, September 7  The message of the first reading reminds me of one of the spiritual works of mercy:  to admonish the sinner.  Does anyone know these works of mercy anymore?  Do people think that they are a … Continue reading

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Be Perfect.

“You have heard that it was said, ‘Love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’  But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, that you may be children of your Father in heaven. He causes … Continue reading

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A House on a Rock

This Sunday will be the last liturgy in Ordinary time – at least for the time being.  Lent begins this Wednesday, following the Mardi Gras festivities here in the South.  The gospel this weekend is from Matthew 7: 21-27: Jesus … Continue reading

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