Food for the Journey

A Note on Today’s Readings  Second Sunday in Lent First Reading   Genesis 12:1-4a Second Reading   Romans 4:1-5, 13-17 Gospel   John:1-17 Welcome to our parish. Today’s readings focus on the theme of journey. Whenever we travel, we undergo the pain of leaving behind familiar things and the uncertainty

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You Are Not Alone

A Note on Today’s Readings  The Last Sunday after the Epiphany—Year A  First Reading:  Exodus 24:12-18 Second Reading: 2 Peter 1:16-21 Gospel: Matthew 17:1-9 Welcome to our parish. On this final Sunday before Lent, we always have as our Gospel reading the account of Jesus’ transfiguration. This event is chosen primarily because

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Only a Spark

A Note on Today’s Readings – January 22, 2017 The Third Sunday after the Epiphany – Year A First Reading: Isaiah 9:1-4 Second Reading: I Corinthians 1:10-18 Gospel: Matthew 4:12-23 Welcome to our parish. On the Sundays after the Epiphany, the liturgy continues to reveal ways in which Jesus was

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