To love God with all your heart, with all your understanding and strength, and to love your neighbor as yourself — this is far more important than any burnt offering or sacrifice.
Lectio, 7 June 2012
'If I can touch even the hem,' she had told herself, 'I will be well again.'
Lectio, 31 January 2012
Jesus said to them,
“Come after me, and I will make you fishers of men.”
Then they left their nets and followed him.
Lectio, 10 January 2012
Jesus, seeing how wisely this scholar had spoken, said, “You are not far from the kindom of God.” And after that no one dared to question Jesus any more. Mark 12:34
Lectio, 1 April 2011
Anyone among you who aspires to greatness must serve the rest; whoever wants to rank first among you must serve the needs of all.
Lectio, 2 March 2011
He went on, “It is what comes out of us that makes us unclean. For it is from within — from our hearts — that evil intentions emerge: promiscuity, theft, murder, adultery, greed, malice, deceit, obscenity, envy, slander, pride, foolishness. All of these evils come from within and make us impure.”
Lectio, 9 February 2011
How ingeniously you evade the commandment of God in order to preserve your own tradition!
Lectio, 8 February 2011
No sooner had they stepped out of the boat than people recognized Jesus.
Lectio, 7 February 2011
So the former demonaic went off and proceeded to proclaim throughout the Ten Cities what Jesus had done. Everyone was amazed at what they heard.
Lectio, 31 January 2011