Browsing the January 2018 archive of Father Tony's Writings

Jesus Is Alive With His Healing Touch and Words Today

Posted by Sue Kunkel on 1/30/18

Gospel Reflection, 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year BJob 7: 1-4, 6-7; 1 Corinthians 9: 16-19, 22-23; Mark 1: 29-39

Jesus Is Alive With His Healing Touch and Words Today

When you go to the Holy Land, you can visit Capernaum.  On the shore of the Sea of Galilee, ... Read More »

Attend Your Precinct Caucus on February 6th!

Posted by Sue Kunkel on 1/24/18

4th Sunday of Ordianry Time, Year B

Attend Your Precinct Caucus on February 6th!

In the USCCB document, “Faithful Citizenship: A Catholic Call to Political Responsibility” – the point is made that we ultimately get the candidates we deserve and the treatment of the issues by them that we ... Read More »

The Kingdom of Heaven is at Hand

Posted by Sue Kunkel on 1/16/18

Gospel Reflection, Third Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year B                   Jonah 3: 1-5, 10; 1 Corinthians 7: 29-31; Mark 1: 14-20

The Kingdom of Heaven is at Hand

Dark clouds overshadow the beginning.  John the Baptist had been thrown into prison by King Herod, the tyrant.  Yet, Jesus cried ... Read More »

What Are You Looking For?

Posted by Sue Kunkel on 1/10/18

Gospel Reflection, 2nd Sunday in Ordinary TimeSamuel 3: 3b-10, 19; 1 Corinthians 6:13c-15a, 17-20; John 1: 35-42

What Are You Looking For?

In our gospel Jesus asks us a breathtaking question, “What are you looking for?” These words call us to search our desires.  Jesus is drawing us to ... Read More »

The Epiphany of the Lord

Posted by Sue Kunkel on 1/02/18

The Epiphany of the Lord, Year B

Everyday Stewardship My mother-in-law was the best gift-giver I ever knew. One could say my parents spoiled me growing up, but there was something about her gifts to me that made me feel overwhelmed. I guess it was that after several years ... Read More »