Even as a child, you knew your destiny.
God has entrusted Jesus with the mission to establish a new covenant.
These relationships constitute an extension of the family.
Does the sign interpret the event, or does the event interpret the sign?
The promise that God makes in this prophecy of Isaiah still offers us hope.
This wonderful vision of peace for Jerusalem and for the world has yet to come to fulfillment.
In the hot and dry climate of the Middle East, olive oil would soothe and refresh the skin.
How does God decide?
It looks as though nature itself is dying, at least temporarily.
Sunday’s reading offers a good taste of the entire Book of Sirach.