Browsing the February 2019 archive of Father Tony's Writings

The Mercy and Love of God

Posted by Sue Kunkel on 2/19/19

Gospel Reflection, 7th Sunday in Ordinary Time1 Samuel 26: 2, 7-9, 12-13, 22-23; 1 Corinthians 15: 45-49; Luke 6: 27-38

The Mercy and Love of God

At first thought, our gospel seems impossible.  Turning the other cheek, loving our enemies and doing good to those who hate us seems ... Read More »

6th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Sue Kunkel on 2/15/19

GOSPEL MEDITATION - ENCOURAGE DEEPER UNDERSTANDING OF SCRIPTURE6th Sunday in Ordinary Time What an audience Jesus has in today's Gospel! "A great crowd of his disciples and a large number of people from all over Judea and Jerusalem and the coastal region of Tyre and Sidon." Disciples, pagans, and ... Read More »

A lot of Fish and a lot of Mercy

Posted by Sue Kunkel on 2/05/19

Gospel Reflection, 5th Sunday in Ordinary TimeIsaiah 6: 1-2a, 3-8; 1 Corinthians 15: 1-11; Luke 5: 1-11

A lot of Fish and a lot of Mercy

 Place yourself in Peter’s shoes for a moment.  Jesus is with him in the boat teaching the crowds on shore.  Who is this ... Read More »

Love Is What God Is

Posted by Sue Kunkel on 2/01/19

Gospel Reflection, 3rd Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year CJeremiah 1: 4-5, 17-19, 8-10; 1 Corinthians 12: 31 – 13:13; Luke 1: 1-4; 4: 21-30

Love Is What God Is

Today we have the privilege of hearing one of the great scripture passages of the bible – Saint Paul’s reflection ... Read More »