Running Toward

The apostles gathered together with Jesus and reported all they had done and taught. He said to them, “Come away by yourselves to a deserted place and rest a while.” People were coming and going in great numbers, and they had no opportunity even to eat. So they went off in the boat by themselvesContinue reading “Running Toward”

Gospel Reflection for July 22, 2012, 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time

When the apostles returned from their first mission, Jesus tried to help them get to an isolated place so they could rest. They couldn’t escape the crowds. As he went ashore, Jesus saw a great crowd. He had compassion for them, because they were like sheep without a shepherd. He began to teach them manyContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for July 22, 2012, 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time”