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

Jesus tells three parables in Sunday’s gospel, ending with the story of the prodigal son. “My son, you are with me always, and everything I have is yours.  But we had to celebrate and rejoice!  This brother of yours was dead, and has come back to life.  He was lost, and is found.” Luke 15.31-32Continue reading “Gospel Reflection for September 15, 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time”

Gospel Reflection for March 10, 2013, 4th Sunday of Lent

My son, you are with me always, and everything I have is yours.  But we had to celebrate and rejoice!  This brother of yours was dead and lives again.  He was lost and is found. Luke 15.31-32   In Jesus’ parable of the prodigal son, Luke holds up not only a model of conversion inContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for March 10, 2013, 4th Sunday of Lent”