Gospel Reflection for June 19, 2016, 12th Sunday Ordinary Time

Sunday Readings: Zechariah 12.10-11, 13.1; Galatians 3.26-29; Luke 9.18-24 “But you — who do you say that I am?” (Matthew 9.20) Immediately after Peter answers Jesus’ question, “The Messiah of God,” Jesus predicts his suffering, rejection, and death. His prediction contradicts the popular notion of the leader Israel awaits. To his early followers Jesus’ callContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for June 19, 2016, 12th Sunday Ordinary Time”