Monthly Archives: July 2018

  • 18th Sunday B

    Posted on July 31, 2018 by in Reflections on Sunday Gospels

    LOOKING FOR JESUS At the end of last Sunday’s Gospel the people wanted to make Jesus King. They had seen the loaves sign but they had not seen it in a believing but in a self-interested way. The faith-response of the crowd is deficient as they “look” for him for the wrong reasons.  (V. 26) Fascinated by […]

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  • 17th Sunday B

    Posted on July 31, 2018 by in Reflections on Sunday Gospels

    The feeding account according to John. For the next several Sundays we will be listening to the Gospel according to John.  We get a glimpse of the difference between John’s Gospel and the Synoptics. We will hear a part of the 6th chapter which is a long discourse on the Eucharist.  We hear the beginning of that […]

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  • 16 B

    Posted on July 17, 2018 by in Reflections on Sunday Gospels

    INTRODUCTION: In the first reading Jeremiah speaks about good shepherds and bad shepherds.  Pay attention to what the bad shepherds do and what the good shepherds do.  God says he will shepherd his sheep.  The first reading ends with a promise that a descendant of David will come who will shepherd the sheep.  He will receive […]

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