Archive for September, 2017

Hypocrisy Causes Spiritual Blindness

Oct 1, 2017: Twenty-Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time Ezekiel 18:25-28 Psalms 25:4-9 Philippians 2:1-11 Matthew 21:28-32 ______________________________________________________________________ Jesus speaks this parable towards the very end of His life. He is in Jerusalem the week before His crucifixion. He spends His nights outside the city with His disciples and His days inside the Temple, debating with […]

Interior Peace Comes from Seeking the Glory of God, not of Self

Sep 24, 2017: 25th Sunday in OT Isaiah 55:6-9 Psalms 145:2-3, 8-9, 17-18 Philippians 1:20-24, 27 Matthew 20:1-16 ______________________________________________________________________ “The last will be first, and the first will be last.” This is a warning. Christ tells this parable right after Peter asked Him what the twelve Apostles will get in return for having given up […]