RENEW International - Home   RENEW International - Blog   RENEW International - Shop   RENEW International - Donate   RENEW International - Request Info
Search

 

Posts Tagged ‘Good News’


 

 

Hear the Word! by Bill Ayres: Thirty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time

A reading from the first Book of Kings (Chapter 17:10-16)   The scene here is very stark. There is a drought in the region. The prophet Elijah comes into the city and he is hungry and thirsty. He asks a poor widow who is at the point of starvation herself for water and ...
Read More

 

 

Hear the Word! by Bill Ayres: Thirty-first Sunday in Ordinary Time

A reading from the Book of Deuteronomy (Chapter 31:7-9)   “Moses spoke to the people, saying: “Hear, O Israel! The Lord is our God, the Lord alone! Therefore, you shall love the Lord, your God, with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your strength.”   That is the basis of ...
Read More

 

 

Hear the Word by Bill Ayres: Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

A reading from the Second Book of Kings (Chapter 4:42-44)   This reading, in which a hundred people are fed with 20 barley loaves, obviously is here because of its connection to today’s gospel passage which describes Jesus feeding thousands of people. In the Old Testament episode, a man brings the prophet Elisha ...
Read More

 

 

Hear the Word! by Bill Ayres: Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

A reading from the Book of the Prophet Jeremiah (Chapter 23:1-6)   Jeremiah was one of the most courageous and tortured of all the prophets. Today’s reading from his prophecy was composed in the context of the battle for power between the Babylonians and the Egyptians with Judea, and specifically Jerusalem, in the ...
Read More

 

 

Hear the Word! by Bill Ayres: Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

A reading from the Book of the Prophet Amos (Chapter 7:12-15)   “Amaziah, priest of Bethel, said to Amos, ‘Off with you, visionary, flee to the land of Judah! There earn your bread by prophesying, but never again prophesy in Bethel.” Amaziah is protecting his own turf and accusing Amos of being a ...
Read More

 

 

Feast of the Nativity of John the Baptist

"When the time arrived for Elizabeth to have her child she gave birth to a son. Her neighbors and relatives heard that the Lord had shown his great mercy toward her,and they rejoiced with her. When they came on the eighth day to circumcise the child, they were going to ...
Read More

 
 

 
Home / Request Information / Site Map / Contact Us / Shop Online
Why Catholic? / ¿Por qué ser católico? / ARISE Together in Christ / Longing for the Holy
Campus RENEW / Theology on Tap / RENEW Worldwide