Study of the Readings
Joyce Ann Zimmerman,
• Words, Phrases
• To the point
• First Two Readings
John Kavanaugh, SJ
If we cannot trust a mother’s love, what else is there we might trust?
John J. Pilch
Hospitality & Humanity vs Spirit World
In the peasant world of the Middle East there are no free gifts. Every gift comes with a string attached.
Augustine of Hippo
How good it is to see God’s gifts and watch the laborers in his field!
No one in their right mind traveled the Palestinian roads staffless, bagless, and unshod.
Reginald H. Fuller
Paul “glories,” not in circumcision as his opponents do, but in the cross. What matters for him is that the believers have been re-created into a new existence.