The disciples would be seen as misfits in tension with the established social norms and hierarchies. Sounds pretty punk rock to me.
How many of our current events—in politics or in our church deliberations—get stuck in frustrating stalemates?
Unlike the other gospelwriters, Luke includes the events surrounding and supporting the birth of Christ.
“Follow me” doesn’t even feel like a question. There’s a sense of urgency to the call of Jesus.
Special days aren’t just for Advent and Lent, they happen throughout the year. By observing just a few, we enrich our faith, and the faith of our family.
Saint Bartholomew is the patron saint of bookbinders and is often depicted holding the Gospel book.
The Transfiguration is confusing and deeply mystifying, and maybe that’s the point.
St James’ example leads me to understand my place as a pilgrim at all times and in all places.
St. Philip and St. James are almost unknown people. Yet clearly they mattered to Jesus.
Once I buried a statue of St. Joseph upside-down, I started noticing how his steady faith carried him and his family through topsy-turvy situations.