Tag: Discipleship

Jesus Invites Us To Live As His Disciples

Once there was a brilliant young man—we’ll call him Larry—who had just graduated with honors from the business program of a leading university. He married his college sweetheart and then, from the many job offers he received because of his excellent...

Our Call to Discipleship

The basic message contained in the readings for the Third Sunday in Ordinary Time is the universal call to discipleship. We say that this call is universal because God calls all people of all nations. And God’s call is always loving, patient and...

True Discipleship Is Always Worth The Price

True Discipleship Is Always Worth The Price

John Quincy Adams, the sixth president of the United States, served one relatively unsuccessful term as chief executive, but afterwards won distinction as a congressman from Massachusetts for many years. One day, at the age of eighty, he was...

Looking To The Future

Looking To The Future

As we celebrate the Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, it is an opportunity to acknowledge all that has happened over the past. We do this in anticipation of Jesus’ invitation to look forward to the kingdom of God. If we are to be true disciples of...