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Sharing the Word for June 13, 2017

Believers give good flavor and brightness to the world around them. How am I salt and light for the world?

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Sharing the Word for June 12, 2017 – Tenth Week in Ordinary Time – Year 1

These ten verses constitute a summary of what the Christian life is supposed to be: openness to God and generosity to our neighbor.

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Sharing the Word for June 10, 2017

By her expression of total dependence on God the widow stands higher in the sight of God than all the big givers.

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Sharing the Word for June 9, 2017

Jesus’ question seems intended not to explain things but to alert His hearers that there is more to Him and His mission than they might think.

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Sharing the Word for June 8, 2017

If we love God we become like Him. If we are like Him, we will love His creatures--namely our neighbor.

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Sharing the Word for June 7, 2017

Tobit and Sarah didn’t deny their situations, but rose above them to recognize the goodness of God.

Fr. Don Miller, OFM

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Sharing the Word for June 6, 2017

We owe something to God because we have received from Him. We owe something to government because we receive services of various kinds from it.

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Sharing the Word for June 5, 2017 – Ninth Week in Ordinary Time – Year 1

Perhaps we could curb our desire to lash out against those who point out our faults and allow their words to sink into our hearts.

Fr. Don Miller, OFM

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Sharing the Word for June 3, 2017

Jesus’ message is: pay attention to what you are called to do, and do it well.

Fr. Don Miller, OFM

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Sharing the Word for June 2, 2017

Paul got to Rome and preached confidently to all who came to him. He was faithful to the mission he had received from Jesus.

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