Browsing the July 2018 archive of Father Tony's Writings

Where Shall We Find the Power

Posted by Sue Kunkel on 7/24/18

Gospel Reflection, 2 Kings 4: 42-44; Ephesians 4: 1-6; John 6: 1-15

Where Shall We Find the Power 

The Miracle of the Loaves and Fishes is found in all four gospels.  This speaks to how impressive this event was in Jesus’ life.  He abundantly satisfied the hunger of a ... Read More »

A Meaningful Holiday

Posted by Sue Kunkel on 7/24/18

Gospel Reflection, 16th Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year BJeremiah 23: 1-6; Ephesians 2: 13-18; Mark 6: 30-34

A Meaningful Holiday

Today’s gospel is suitable for holidays and vacations.  “Rest awhile!”  There is a time for working and a time for resting from our work.  Jesus lets his disciples have ... Read More »

Let Freedom Ring

Posted by Sue Kunkel on 7/10/18

Let Freedom Ring

I remember the Independence Day celebrations that took place in Plummer, MN that my four sisters: Mary, Sarah, Lisa, and Maria and I would go to as children when we visited our grandmother.  There was nothing better than running out into the street to pick up ... Read More »

A Thorn in the Flesh

Posted by Sue Kunkel on 7/10/18

Gospel Reflection, 14th Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year BEzekiel 2: 2-5; 2 Corinthians 12: 7-10; Mark 6: 1-6a

A Thorn in the Flesh

Saint Paul says, “That I Paul, might not become too elated, because of the abundance of the revelations, a thorn in the flesh was given to ... Read More »