MATTHEW 22: 1-14 “Fitness Into God’s Home”

MATTHEW 22: 1-14 GOSPEL READING AND REFLECTION (AUGUST 20, 2020) Jesus continued speaking to them in parables: “This story throws light on the kingdom of heaven: A king gave a wedding banquet for his son. He sent his servants to call the invited guests to the banquet, but the guest refused to come. Again, he … Continue reading MATTHEW 22: 1-14 “Fitness Into God’s Home”

MATTHEW 20: 1-16 “A Family Like Relationship with God”

MATTHEW 20: 1-16 GOSPEL READING AND REFLECTION (AUGUST 19, 2020) This story throws light on the kingdom of heaven: A land-owner went out early in the morning, to hire workers for his vineyard. He agreed to pay each worker the usual daily wage, and sent them to his vineyard. He went out again, at about … Continue reading MATTHEW 20: 1-16 “A Family Like Relationship with God”

MATTHEW 19: 23-30 “God Says: Today is The Right Time To Re-evaluate One’s Heart”

MATTHEW 19: 23-30 GOSPEL READING AND REFLECTION (AUGUST 18, 2020) Jesus said to His disciples, “Truly I say to you:  It will be hard for one who is rich to enter the kingdom of heaven. Yes, believe me: it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of the needle than for the … Continue reading MATTHEW 19: 23-30 “God Says: Today is The Right Time To Re-evaluate One’s Heart”

JOHN 12:24-26 “Love is Leaving Nothing for Oneself”

JOHN 12:24-26 GOSPEL READING AND REFLECTION (August 10,2020) Truly, I say to you, unless the grain of wheat falls  to the earth and dies,  it remains alone; but if it dies, it produces much fruit. Those who love their life destroy it,  and those who despise their life in this world save it even to … Continue reading JOHN 12:24-26 “Love is Leaving Nothing for Oneself”

MATTHEW 15:21-28 “GLORIFY JESUS AND RADIATE UNTO OTHERS”

MATTHEW 15:21-28 GOSPEL READING AND REFLECTION (August 6, 2020) Six days later, Jesus took with him Peter and James, and his brother John, and led them up a high mountain, where they were alone. Jesus' appearance was changed before them his face shone like the sun, and his clothes became white as snow. Then suddenly, … Continue reading MATTHEW 15:21-28 “GLORIFY JESUS AND RADIATE UNTO OTHERS”

MATTHEW 15:21-28 “Desiring God in Hope and in Faith”

MATTHEW 15:21-28 GOSPEL READING AND REFLECTION (August 5, 2020) Leaving that place. Jesus withdrew to the region of Tyre and Sidon. A Canaanite woman from the area came and cried out, “Lord, Son of David, have pity on me! My daughter is tormented by a demon.” But Jesus did not answer her, not even a … Continue reading MATTHEW 15:21-28 “Desiring God in Hope and in Faith”

MATTHEW 15:1-2, 10-14 “Don’t Be Sharp of Tongue”

MATTHEW 15:1-2, 10-14 GOSPEL READING AND REFLECTION (August 4, 2020) Then, the Pharisees, and the teachers of the law, who had come from Jerusalem, gathered around Jesus. And they said to him. “Why don’t your disciples follow the tradition of the elders? For they, they don’t wash their hands before eating.”  Jesus then called the … Continue reading MATTHEW 15:1-2, 10-14 “Don’t Be Sharp of Tongue”

MATTHEW 14:22-36 “Do Not Underestimate the Power of God”

  MATTHEW 14:22-36 GOSPEL READING AND REFLECTION (August 3, 2020) Immediately, Jesus obliged his disciples to get into the boat and go ahead of him to the other side, while he sent the crowd away. And having sent the people away, he went up the mountain by himself, to pray. At nightfall, he was there … Continue reading MATTHEW 14:22-36 “Do Not Underestimate the Power of God”

MATTHEW 14:13-31 “PARTY IN THE COURT HALL AND COURT YARD” (AUGUST 2, 2020)

MATTHEW 14:13-31 GOSPEL READING AND REFLECTION ( August 2, 2020) When Jesus heard of it, he set out by boat for a secluded place, to be alone. But the people heard of it, and they followed him on foot from their towns. When Jesus went ashore, he saw the crowd gathered there, and he had … Continue reading MATTHEW 14:13-31 “PARTY IN THE COURT HALL AND COURT YARD” (AUGUST 2, 2020)

MATTHEW 14:13-21 Jesus is the healing and energy icons

MATTHEW 14:13-31 GOSPEL READING AND REFLECTION ( August 2, 2020) When Jesus heard of it, he set out by boat for a secluded place, to be alone. But the people heard of it, and they followed him on foot from their towns. When Jesus went ashore, he saw the crowd gathered there, and he had … Continue reading MATTHEW 14:13-21 Jesus is the healing and energy icons