Sunday’s Gospel and “Half The Sky”

In Sunday’s gospel Jesus rescues a woman caught in adultery from its prescribed punishment – stoning. Jesus doesn’t condemn the woman but challenges her to transform her life. Prostituting women continues around the globe today, especially among the 40% of the world’s population that lives on less than $2 per day. Education and micro-financing holdContinue reading “Sunday’s Gospel and “Half The Sky””

Gospel Reflection for March 17, 2013, 5th Sunday of Lent

The scribes and Pharisees brought a woman to Jesus who had been caught in adultery. Jesus said, “Let the sinless one among you cast the first stone at her.” John 8.7 Only John’s gospel tells the story of the hypocrites who take a woman they catch in adultery to trap Jesus. The Romans have deniedContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for March 17, 2013, 5th Sunday of Lent”