Gospel Reflection for January 20, 2019, 2nd Sunday Ordinary Time

Sunday Readings:¬†Isaiah 62.1-5; 1 Corinthians 12.4-11; John 2.1-11 “You have kept the choice wine until now.”¬†– John 2.10 In John’s gospel Jesus works his first sign at a wedding. Jesus, his new disciples, and his mother are there. The feast hints at a marriage other than the one the guests are celebrating. Turning six bigContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for January 20, 2019, 2nd Sunday Ordinary Time”

Gospel Reflection for January 17, 2016, 2nd Sunday Ordinary Time

Sunday Readings: Isaiah 62.1-5; 1 Corinthians 12.4-11; John 2.1-11 “His mother said to the servants, ‘Do whatever Jesus tells you.’ Now standing there were six stone water jars for the Jewish rites of purification, each holding 20 or 30 gallons. Jesus said to them, ‘Fill the jars with water.’” (John 2.5-7) The wedding setting inContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for January 17, 2016, 2nd Sunday Ordinary Time”