freedom

October 14, 2018

In today’s gospel reading a young man who is not free comes to Jesus. We know that he was a good man because he kept the commandments. But the keeping of rules was not enough for him, and neither is obedience to a moral or legal code enough for…

praying with Christ

October 7, 2018

The month of October is traditionally marked in the church as the month of the…

Job in the dung

October 5, 2018

The first readings of the liturgy this week give  daily segments of the 42 chapters…

Feast of Francis

October 4, 2018

On a recent visit to Assisi, the birthplace of Francis whose feast we celebrate today…

Saint Suzanne

October 1, 2018

On this day, October 1, in 1926, Saint Suzanne (also known as Saint Grandma) died…