Gospel Meditation

October 24, 2019

30th Sunday in OT (C)

Come with empty hands LUKE 18:9–14 “The tax collector stood some distance away, not daring even to raise his eyes to heaven; but he beat his […]
October 18, 2019

29th Sunday in OT (C)

Persistence pays off  “I promise you, he will see justice done to them, and done speedily.  But when the Son of Man comes, will he find […]
October 11, 2019

28th Sunday in OT (C)

We need to remember LUKE 17:11-19 By Abbot John Pereira OSB “When Jesus saw the lepers, he said ‘Go and show yourselves to the priests.’ Now […]
October 3, 2019

27th Sunday in OT (C)

A symbol of triumph “Were your faith the size of a mustard seed you could say to this mulberry tree, ‘Be uprooted and planted in the […]
September 26, 2019

26th Sunday in OT (C)

Poetic justice Luke 16:19-31 The poetic justice of this gospel is gratifying, as it is instructive. It reminds that there are consequences to actions, that time […]
September 19, 2019

25th Sunday in OT (C)

Trust in the little things… and the big LUKE 16:1–13 Trust is hard earned, not bought, and broken in seconds. Trust comes when good words produce […]