Gospel Reflection for July 5, 2020 -14th Sunday Ordinary Time

Scripture Readings: Zechariah 9.9-10; Romans 8.9, 11-13; Matthew 11.25-30 “Come to me, all you who are weary and are carrying heavy burdens, and I will give you rest.” – Matthew 11.28 The Wisdom books of the Hebrew Bible personify our human capacity of knowing as Lady Wisdom, who is with God from the beginning and in whom GodContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for July 5, 2020 -14th Sunday Ordinary Time”

Gospel Reflection for July 6, 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time

“Come to me, all you that are weary and are carrying heavy burdens, and I will give you rest.” Matthew 11.28 The rest that Jesus offers has its origins in Sabbath, the seventh day on which God rests and enjoys all that has unfolded in the six days of creation.  Sabbath and rest are aContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for July 6, 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time”