WEAKENING THE CONSCIENCE

Saturday, 17th Week in Ordinary Time                        What a tragic story we have in today’s gospel passage: John is murdered by Herod in cold blood. But worse than murdering a good man is murdering one’s own conscience – which is what Herod did.             A man consulted a doctor, “I’ve been misbehaving, Doc, and my … Continue reading WEAKENING THE CONSCIENCE

PRICELESS

Wednesday, 17th Week in Ordinary Time                   Today’s gospel reading challenges us to ask ourselves: What are the things we consider as priceless? Jesus says, “The kingdom of heaven is like a treasure buried in a field, which a person finds and hides again, and out of great joy goes and sells all that he … Continue reading PRICELESS