NINETEENTH SUNDAY: Year B, 12 August

Last week “the whole community … began to complain against Moses and Aaron”(Exodus 16:2), and THIS SUNDAY’S GOSPEL READING [6: 41 – 51] we find another group complaining. “The Jews were complaining to each other about Jesus … .”(both sources of the complaining arose from ‘ bread’ or the lack thereof). So it is interesting […]

SIXTEENTH SUNDAY: Year B , 22 July

I do not know whether the parish in which you celebrate Sunday Eucharist and worship recites the Entrance Antiphon (it may be replaced with an appropriate hymn), or – perhaps – it appears in the weekly bulletin? So, I reproduce it here: “God himself is my help. The Lord upholds my life. I will offer […]

Fourteenth Sunday, Year B

It is not difficult to arrive at the conclusion that there does exist a real connection between last Sunday’s scriptures and this week’s extracts. Let us make words from THIS SUNDAY’S PSALM [122 or 123] an anchor. — “like the eyes of slaves on the hands of their lords … like the eyes of a […]