3rd Sunday O.T. (C)

Today’s Gospel opens in what was an ordinary setting for its time: faithful Jews assembled in their town synagogue for the usual Sabbath observance.  A bar-mitzvah-ed male would be invited to read the Scripture selected for the day. In this scene Jesus, who had come back to his hometown for...

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2nd Sunday O.T. (C)

When I was a child, I was rather outspoken; you might even say, mouthy. Hard to believe, isn’t it? 😊 If something didn’t seem right to me, I had no hesitation in saying so-outside of school, that is.  I went to Catholic school-no way was I ever going to take...

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BAPTISM OF THE LORD (2022)

Well look who’s back!  ME!  And it’s good to be back, just in time to see the last of the Christmas decor.  I always find this time of the year a little depressing, but the Christmas season is officially over today as we return to the liturgical season of Ordinary...

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