Gospel Reflection for August 31, 2014, 22nd Sunday of Ordinary Time

“Those who want to become my followers, let them take up their cross and follow me.” Matthew 16.24 Jesus recommends denying oneself and taking up our crosses in Sunday’s gospel.  This saying packs Jesus’ whole life into a single sentence.  Jesus does not follow God’s will only in carrying the cross.  He comes among usContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for August 31, 2014, 22nd Sunday of Ordinary Time”