13TH SUNDAY -C- June 30, 2019
Kings 19: 16, 19-21; Psalm 16; Galatians 5: 1, 13-18; Luke
Jude Siciliano, OP
Mini reflections on the Sunday scripture readings designed
for persons on the run. “Faith Book” is also brief enough to
be posted in the Sunday parish bulletins people take home.
today’s Gospel reading:
When the days for Jesus’ being taken up were fulfilled,
He resolutely determined to journey to Jerusalem....
The Christian way is frequently described as a journey – but
not for sightseeing or mere observation. It requires daily
commitment. It might be more accurate to call it a
“pilgrimage.” Like pilgrims of old, we are traveling
together towards a special place, praying as we go and
supporting one another as we face the challenges along the
So, we ask ourselves: