Sunday Soundbites

Sunday Soundbite for March 7, 2021

Mar 3, 2021 Sunday Soundbites
The Ten Commandments--what one Scripture scholar calls the “Bill of God’s Rights in the covenant”--spell out the responsibilities of God’s people--their part of the covenant agreement.

Sunday Soundbite for February 28, 2021

Feb 24, 2021 Sunday Soundbites
Abraham and God made a commitment. God would make Abraham the father of a great nation. Abraham would be faithful to God in return.

Sunday Soundbite for February 21, 2021

Feb 17, 2021 Sunday Soundbites
With the [20th century] renewal of the catechumenate the Church sees Lent as a time of preparation for those to be baptized at Easter, and a time of renewal of baptism for all the rest of us.

Sunday Soundbite for February 14, 2021

Feb 10, 2021 Sunday Soundbites
The Gospel story of the healing of the leper is full of emotion. The man is invited to re-connect with the community, signaling the end of his isolation. The power at work in Jesus cannot be kept secret.

Sunday Soundbite for February 7, 2021

Feb 3, 2021 Sunday Soundbites
If we read more of the Book of Job than today's passage, we discover that it doesn’t try to resolve the question of human suffering. Rather it ends by bringing us face to face with the very mystery of God.

Sunday Soundbite for January 31, 2021

Jan 27, 2021 Sunday Soundbites
When it comes to the word of God, listening is absolutely essential. Jesus is God’s Word enfleshed. Will we listen to him?

Sunday Soundbite for January 24, 2021

Jan 20, 2021 Sunday Soundbites
Scripture scholars see the story of Jonah as a kind of folk tale—short on history but long on spiritual truth: God calls each of us.

Sunday Soundbite for January 17, 2021

Jan 13, 2021 Sunday Soundbites
Today’s Gospel depicts the effectiveness of word of mouth in spreading the news about Jesus. What might we tell others about Jesus? How has he changed our lives?

Sunday Soundbite for January 10, 2021

Jan 6, 2021 Sunday Soundbites
As the liturgical season of Christmas ends today, we begin to reflect on a weekly basis on what it means to live the Good News that Jesus Christ has been revealed as Son of God.