Ordinary 15 – Let the seeds of print, mass-media, and bad example grow in your heart and you will turn out like Alessandro Serenelli. If the good seed of God’s word grows in your heart, you will become like Maria Goretti. What is growing in you heart?
Jesus gives Peter the role of first Pope. What role does Jesus have for you? America’s biggest problem is we’ve all gotten good at pointing fingers. We all question each other and God. But God asks us, “And you, what are you doing?” [AUDIO]
The glory of God is hidden in the flesh and blood of Jesus, and within the bread and wine at Mass. If you listen to God, you will become who you were made to be and do what you were made to do: You too will shine with the glory of God. [AUDIO]
We can have confidence that Christ knows us and can bring us to true life. The Shepherd calls his sheep to their unique vocations: priesthood, religious life, marriage. He continues to call His sheep each day. Listen and follow. [AUDIO]
Ordinary Time, 2nd Sunday – God made you to love and to be loved. Your vocation is the particular way that God calls you to love. The Eucharist will give you the strength to love others as God loves you. Go live the Gospel of the Lord. (20 Jan 2013)