By Barbara E. Reid OP
In Abiding observe, Barbara Reid, OP, takes the Sunday event to each day with available weekly meditations at the Lectionary readings of yr A. This choice of articles, consisting of Scripture readings for Sundays and solemnities by means of reflections, permits readers to meditate at the connection among the sacred textual content and their day-by-day lives. dwelling with the observe daily invitations us right into a nearer courting with Christ, the God who turned flesh.
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John exposes their poisonous intent. ” What “good fruit” looks like is described by Isaiah in today’s first reading. All creatures and the whole of creation exist in peaceful harmony. There is justice for all, especially for those most afflicted. Predators and prey dwell together in irenic oneness. Vulnerable little ones have no fear. Snakes like those John denounces no longer attack. In Isaiah’s day it was thought that the new Davidic king, who would sprout from the stump of the conquered house of Jesse, would be the one to bring about this peaceable kingdom.
PRAYING WITH SCRIPTURE 1. Pray for justice and compassion toward immigrants. 2. Listen for God’s directives for how to preserve the life of the most vulnerable. 3. For what do you dream? Talk with God about it. ” Our liturgical celebration today likewise juxtaposes Mary, the Mother of God, and prayer for world peace. Today’s readings speak to us of God’s motherly love and offer Jesus’ mother as an example for how that maternal care becomes enfleshed in humankind. The feast today is not a sentimental exaltation of motherhood, but offers guidance for how men and women alike can engage in maternal work that averts war and builds peace in the human family.
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Abiding Word. Sunday Reflections Year A by Barbara E. Reid OP