Readings this Week

Readings this Week

  • detachment cost call discipleship kingdom God grace priorities family disciples 3rd Sunday ordinary time B

    Detachment – the Cost of Discipleship

    There is a cost of discipleship -- Jesus sometimes calls us to leave behind professions, friends, even family. Does that mean that work and human relationships are at odds with growing in our relationship with God?...

  • feast St. saint agnes lamb ambrose martyr martyrdom january 21

    Agnes Virgin & Martyr – Ambrose

    Saint Agnes was a young girl of only 12 years of age who was martyred in Rome during the latter half of the third century or at the beginning of the fourth century, during the fierce persecution of Diocletian. Pope Damasus (ca. 380) honored her......

  • January 22 St. Vincent Deacon Martyr Augustine

    St. Vincent, Deacon & Martyr – Augustine

    St. Vincent was a deacon of the Church of Saragossa, Spain in the first years of the fourth century. In the course of the brutal persecution of the emperor Diocletian, Vincent was apprehended and ordered to surrender the sacred books. When he refused, he was......