Exodus 12: 1-8, 11-14; Psalm 116; 1Cor. 11: 23-26; John 13:
By 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.
From today’s Gospel reading:
therefore, the master and teacher,
washed your feet,
ought to wash one another’s feet."
Celebrating Eucharist is our time to remember who we were
and who we are now because of what God has done for us. If
we attend Mass regularly people refer to us as "practicing
Catholics." It’s not just a matter of believing, but
expressing our belief in actions – the kind of action Jesus
shows up today – washing the feet of our sisters and
So, we ask ourselves:
What humble task of service is Jesus asking
of me today?
How willing am I to respond? If not, what’s
holding me back?