A Kingdom of Beauty, Part II

Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time: 7-23-17 Peace be with You, This Sunday we once again find ourselves in the classroom of the true Teacher, Jesus Christ, as he continues his lessons concerning the Kingdom of God, giving us at once a deeper understanding of the reality we live in and the end towards which we set our feet in this pilgrimage called life.  Last weekend, we were treated to the parable of the Sower, and therein, we examined both the person of the Sower and the various types of ...
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The Portal of Faith

Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time: 8-7-16 Peace be with You, This weekend, we continue our crash course in Christian discipleship picking up right where we left off last weekend.  Last Sunday, Jesus taught us that we are to value material goods only inasmuch as they enable us to live lives of self-giving love.  We saw that this requires us to live contemplatively, so as to view things with this end in mind.  Today, we are given further instruction on the type of mentality the Christian di...
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