Diebus Saltem Dominicis – 9th Sunday after Pentecost: Jesus weeps

The 20th century commentator Pius Parsch remarks in The Church’s Year of Grace, that the Sundays after Pentecost could be divided into three groups.  The first group stresses the Lord’s miraculous healings which point to, ultimately, the saving of souls.  The second, from the 7th to 14th Sundays, emphasizes the kingdom of God versus the…

Diebus Saltem Dominicis – 8th Sunday after Pentecost: A Matter of Life or Death

This week allow me to attempt a connection between the Collect for Sunday’s Mass, the 8th Sunday after Pentecost, and the Epistle pericope from Romans 8:12-17.  Pray for me. An initial observation about this Sunday’s text is that, like last week, we have a sharp contrast between the two kingdoms or spirits, that is, the…

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