Gospel Reflection for September 15, 2019, 24th Sunday Ordinary Time

Sunday Readings: Exodus 32.7-11,13-14; 1 Timothy 1.12-17; Luke 15.1-32 The tax-collectors and sinners were all gathering around to hear Jesus, at which the Pharisees and the scribes murmured, “This man welcomes sinners and eats with them.” – Luke 15.1 The parables that lure sinners and prostitutes to seek out Jesus feature a shepherd’s lost sheep, aContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for September 15, 2019, 24th Sunday Ordinary Time”

Bible Study. Faith Sharing. Small Christian Communities.

We have a special offer for you. If you are looking for a program to fit and maybe enliven your group, try Sunday by Sunday. Sunday by Sunday is a four-page weekly based on the Sunday scripture readings. Up-to-date commentary and pertinent reflection questions make Sunday by Sunday ideal for small groups. No leader training needed! Don’t take our word for it. CallContinue reading “Bible Study. Faith Sharing. Small Christian Communities.”

Gospel Reflection for September 8, 2019, 23rd Sunday Ordinary Time

Sunday Readings: Wisdom 9.13-18; Philomen 9-10,12-17; Luke 14.25-33 “Whoever comes to me and does not hate father and mother, spouse and children, brothers and sisters, yes even life itself, cannot be my follower. Whoever does not carry the cross and follow me cannot be my disciple.” – Luke 14.26-27 Our relationship with God comes first. It’sContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for September 8, 2019, 23rd Sunday Ordinary Time”

Gospel Reflection for September 1, 2019, 22nd Sunday Ordinary Time

Sunday Readings: Sirach 3.17-18, 20, 28-29; Hebrews 12.18-19, 22-24; Luke 14.87-14 “Then Jesus spoke to the one who had invited him to the meal: When you give a luncheon or a dinner, do not invite your friends or your brothers or relatives or rich neighbors. They may invite you in return. But when you giveContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for September 1, 2019, 22nd Sunday Ordinary Time”

Discover the Gospel this fall

When two or three gather in Jesus’ name, what happens? They find Jesus in their midst. That’s his promise. Sunday by Sunday can help gather those two or three and more. Each four-page issue helps faith-sharing groups discover how the gospel relates to their own lives. Read some Sunday by Sunday issues and imagine sharing them with people in your parishContinue reading “Discover the Gospel this fall”

Gospel Reflection for August 25, 2019, 21st Sunday Ordinary Time

Sunday Readings: Isaiah 66.18-21; Hebrews 12.5-7, 11.13; Luke 13.22-30 Someone asked Jesus, “Teacher, will only a few be saved?” Jesus said, “Strive to enter through the narrow door; for many I tell you, will try to enter and will not be able” – Luke 13.34 A doorway or threshold is a liminal space. The word limenContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for August 25, 2019, 21st Sunday Ordinary Time”

Holy Women, Pray for Us

These small books invite you to pray with the women of the Gospels. Their stories testify that women were always there with Jesus. Ideal for your personal prayer or to share with a small group. Sample chapters are online at goodgroundpress.com. You can order online or call Good Ground Press at 800-232-5533. 4.75″x9″. 1-10 copies,Continue reading “Holy Women, Pray for Us”