28th Sunday in Ordinary Time: Jesus invites us after a shockwave to put our ingenuity to work, to walk through positive possibilities with the help of others who will appear

9/18/22 We have to work.  We need a job that is fair and pays well.  We need money.  We need a career which fulfills our life.  We need relationships that complement and fulfill ourselves as human beings. We need values.  We set priorities.  We need our families and our human relationships.  We need to beContinue reading “28th Sunday in Ordinary Time: Jesus invites us after a shockwave to put our ingenuity to work, to walk through positive possibilities with the help of others who will appear”

18th Sunday in Ordinary Time: Heaven is God’s Gift to Us

August 21, 2022 The first thing/idea that strikes my attention is the question that someone asked Jesus.  Maybe it was the Gospel writer or maybe the Gospel writer had heard the question asked many times: “Lord, will only a few be saved?” Hmmm, I thought to myself: I went back several Sundays – questions?  Jesus’Continue reading “18th Sunday in Ordinary Time: Heaven is God’s Gift to Us”

19th Sunday in Ordinary Time: “The real treasure of life is ourselves”

August 7, 2022 What we have just heard is a “mouthful” – a lot of wisdom and know-how, to make it through life.  It all has to do with how God has created us to function well and to get the most out of life. So, let’s begin to unpack it all.   The starting pointContinue reading 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time: “The real treasure of life is ourselves”