Browsing the June 2018 archive of Father Tony's Writings

To Fear Only One Death

Posted by Sue Kunkel on 6/26/18

 

Gospel Reflection, 13th Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year BWisdom 1: 13–15; 2: 23-24; 2 Corinthians 8: 7, 9, 13-15; Mark 5: 21-43

To Fear Only One Death

Two miracles of Jesus are vividly recounted by Mark.  The people are flocking to Jesus.  His healings of the sick arouse ... Read More »

Encourage Deeper Understanding of Scripture

Posted by Sue Kunkel on 6/26/18

Gospel Reflection, 11th Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year B Encourage Deeper Understanding of Scripture       A little yawn. A loud cry. An infant wrapped in swaddling clothes. "What will this child be?" It is a question every parent asks time and time again. As first steps are taken, ... Read More »

And Yet It Grows

Posted by Sue Kunkel on 6/12/18

Gospel Reflection, 11th Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year BEzekiel 17: 22 - 24; 2 Corinthians 5: 6 - 10; Mark 4: 26 - 34

And Yet It Grows

How does God’s kingdom grow?  Can you see it or predict it?  Jesus talks about God’s kingdom and its growth often, ... Read More »

10th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Sue Kunkel on 6/06/18

Everyday Stewardship I have coached all three of my children in soccer at some time in their lives. I loved teaching them and their teammates the importance of functioning as one unit. If we were not all moving together toward victory, we would all find ourselves together in defeat. ... Read More »

Do This in Memory of Me

Posted by Sue Kunkel on 6/06/18

Gospel Reflection, The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ, Year BExodus 24:3-8; Hebrews 9:11-15; Mark 14:12-6, 22-26

Do This in Memory of Me

An old saying is that, “Whose bread I eat, his tune I sing.”  This expresses a view of life that is based on sobering and ... Read More »