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

 

Posts Tagged ‘Reflections on the coming Sunday’s Gospel’


 

 

“Hear the Word!” by Bill Ayres: Second Sunday of Advent

A reading from the Book of the prophet Isaiah (Chapter 11:1-10)   The prophets of Israel preached several massages, some hopeful and some judgmental, but all to awaken the people of Israel during hard times and give them courage. Here, Isaiah talks about a new leader, a future king. “The spirit of the ...
Read More

 

 

“Hear the Word!” by Bill Ayres: First Sunday of Advent

A reading from the Book of the prophet Isaiah (Chapter Chapter 2:1-5)   “In days to come the mountain of the Lord’s house shall be established as the highest mountain and raised above the hills….For from Zion shall go forth instruction and the word of the Lord from Jerusalem. He shall judge ...
Read More

 

 

“Hear the Word!” by Bill Ayres: Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe

A reading from the Book of the Second Book of Samuel (Chapter Chapter 5:1-3)   David was the greatest king of Israel, chosen by God and “all the tribes of Israel.”   “And the Lord said to you, ‘You shall shepherd my people Israel and be commander of Israel.’” So, David had two responsibilities—shepherd, or ...
Read More

 

 

“Hear the Word!” by Bill Ayres: Thirty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time

A reading from the Book of the Prophet Malachi (Chapter Chapter 3:19-20a)   This book was probably written about five hundred years before the birth of Jesus, at a time when there was much dishonesty and disrespect for the temple and for the poor and oppressed. “Lo, the day is coming, blazing like ...
Read More

 

 

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

A reading from the second Book of Maccabees (Chapter 7:1-2, 9-14)   We Christians believe not only in the resurrection of Jesus but also in our own resurrection. At the time of Jesus, the Jews were divided about the resurrection of the body on the last day. The Sadducees did not believe in ...
Read More

 

 

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

A reading from the Book of Wisdom (Chapter 11:22-12:2)   This book was written in Alexandria, only about one hundred years before the birth of Jesus, by a man who at times assumes the voice of King Solomon to make sure his readers pay attention to its important messages. It is one of ...
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