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Sharing the Word for June 27, 2017

God is not parsimonious. He is generous, and encourages those who experience His generosity to be generous as well.

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Sharing the Word for June 26, 2017 – Twelfth Week in Ordinary Time – Year 1

When we commit ourselves by faith to the will of God, we are following Abram’s example. Because we are people of faith, we are children of Abram.

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Sharing the Word for June 24, 2017

We are all messengers of the Lord. We all have responsibilities for announcing God’s word.

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Sharing the Word for June 23, 2017

We need the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart to remind us how God loves us and why.

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Sharing the Word for June 22, 2017

Paul preached for free out of affection for the Corinthians, not because he was inferior to other preachers.

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Sharing the Word for June 21, 2017

Everybody benefits from our generosity: those to whom it is addressed, those who exercise it, and the Lord, whose children are made more righteous by it.

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Sharing the Word for June 20, 2017

Paul lays the foundation for a Christian spirituality of generosity. The ability to give, the desire to give to others is itself a gift.

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Sharing the Word for June 19, 2017 – Eleventh Week in Ordinary Time – Year 1

Doing violence solves nothing. All that makes real sense in dealing with others is generosity and forgiveness.

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Sharing the Word for June 15, 2017

In this section of the Sermon on the Mount, Jesus offers six situations in which the demands of the law are superseded by his demands.

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Sharing the Word for June 14, 2017

Jesus has not come to abolish the law and the prophets, but to clarify and to enrich.

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