Widening the circle

Mary M. McGlone

He wouldn't have gotten away with it in our day. How could Jesus call that woman a dog? Of all the snapshots of Jesus the Gospels give us ...

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Feeding every hunger

Patricia Datchuck Sánchez

In a sermon on the feeding of the vast crowd in a deserted place, Peter Gomes insisted that the message of this miracle is clear: It is not ...

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Field of vision

Roger Karban

The fact that Jesus of Nazareth frequently employed parables while he was teaching tells us a lot about what he was trying to accomplish dur ...

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Learn from me

Patricia Datchuck Sánchez

In today's first reading and Matthean Gospel, God and Jesus are represented as peaceable, meek and gentle. Zechariah shared a vision of the ...

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In relationship with God

Mary M. McGlone

The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity sounds like a theorist's dream, a celebration of speculation fired by the theological audacity that a ...

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The posture of prayer

Patricia Datchuck Sánchez

Prayer is the motif that pervades the sacred texts today. In the first reading from Acts, Luke offers us a glimpse of the nascent church ...

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War and peace

Phyllis Zagano

Every culture memorializes its war dead. The United States has Memorial Day. Canada has Remembrance Day*. Down under, they celebrate ANZAC D ...

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Transformation

Patricia Datchuck Sanchez

German pastor and social activist Christoph F. Blumhardt once said that it is not enough to celebrate Easter by saying, "Christ is risen ...

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