Daily Archives: August 28, 2020

Weekly Reflection 8/30/2020

August 30, 2020 Twenty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time Carrying Crosses   Then Jesus said to his disciples, “Whoever wishes to come after me must deny himself, take up his cross, and follow me.” If we think of Jesus’ own literal taking up of His cross, we notice that He carried […]

From the Deacon’s Desk 8/30/2020

Dear Friends: Today’s Gospel reading is from Matthew 16:21-27. It’s the famous story of Jesus saying to Peter “Get behind me Satan!” Peter and the other disciples have missed the message of what it means to be the Messiah. The Messiah they are waiting for is very much like a […]