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Looking More Closely at the Word
24th Sunday of Ordinary Time
Year B
September 12, 2021
Working with the Word

Study of the Readings
ed. by
Joyce Ann Zimmerman,
et al

• Words,     Phrases
To the point
• First Two     Readings
• Experience

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The Word Embodied

John Kavanaugh, SJ

Faith Doing Justice

There is a pain in the heart of Christian faith itself, since its object is the mystery of God’s love revealed in Jesus’ death.

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Historical Cultural Context

John J. Pilch

Attaching to Jesus

Jesus' teaching and healing activities and other behavior deviated from what his culture might expect from someone of his origins.

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Thoughts from the Early Church

Caesarius of Arles

By ourselves we can do nothing, but we have Christ’s promise.

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Let the Scriptures Speak

Hamm, SJ

Faith and Works

This Sunday’s Gospel reminds us that the life of Christian discipleship involves works of a certain kind.

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Scripture In Depth

Reginald H. Fuller

Jesus’ passion was the outcome of his obedient delivery of the message of the kingdom despite his people’s rejection.

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