Sunday Soundbite for August 1, 2021
Jesus wants the hungry crowd he has just fed to look beyond the earthly food to “the food that endures for eternal life.” But the people misunderstand the sign.
Sunday Soundbite for July 25, 2021
Beginning today, our Gospel readings for five weeks come from chapter six of John’s Gospel, where Jesus is portrayed as the “Bread of Life.”
Sunday Soundbite for July 18, 2021
Today’s Gospel invites us into a desert wilderness with Jesus as our shepherd and guide. Along with his disciples we’re invited to “come and rest.”
Sunday Soundbite for July 11, 2021
Christians today are commissioned to take a message to the world that is more and more prophetic, more and more calculated to meet with rejection.
Sunday Soundbite for July 4, 2021
In today’s Second Reading Saint Paul tells us how he had a “thorn in the flesh,” something—and we don’t know exactly what this was—which reminded Paul constantly of his need for God.
Sunday Soundbite for June 27, 2021
Christ’s whole mission is meant to bring a radical transformation which overcomes sin, disease, even death.