Category Archives: Jesus

Jesus on GREED!

GREED – the more one has, the more one wants – one is never satisfied, one is consumed with the desire for more! Luke 12:13-21 …. Jesus says to the crowd that is following Him: “Take care to guard against all greed, … Continue reading

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it’s all about a relationship with Jesus

In today’s first reading, Romans 1:1-7, we find St. Paul writing a letter to the Christian community of Rome.  Paul did not personally know this community but he wanted to win their friendship and support for his projected missionary work … Continue reading

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Jesus will see me through!

In today’s second reading, Philippians 4:12-14, 19-20, St. Paul writes: “I can do all things in Him who strengthens me.” There are times when life can be a burden.  Paul knows, and Paul says to you and me that Jesus … Continue reading

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words- ok; action – necessary

In today’s Gospel, Luke 11:27-28, Jesus reminds us that although words of praise are good; following through and taking the actions of love are crucial. “While Jesus was speaking, a woman from the crowd called out and said to Him: … Continue reading

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the virtue of persistence

In today’s Gospel, Luke 11:5-13, we hear Jesus say: “And I tell you, ask and you will receive; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.” Persistence…..the virtue of persistence! Jesus tells us that … Continue reading

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