Tag: Gospel of Mark

Pope to seminarians: Using church for personal ambition is a ‘plague’

Pope to seminarians: Using church for personal ambition is a ‘plague’

| Carol Glatz | April 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Do not settle for a worry-free, comfortable life with an unhealthy attachment to money and an ambitious heart yearning for honors, Pope Francis told seminarians studying in Rome.

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Summer Gospel readings put spotlight on Eucharist

Summer Gospel readings put spotlight on Eucharist

| Father Michael Van Sloun | July 18, 2012 | 1 Comment

There will be a major shift in the Sunday Gospels beginning on the 17th Sunday of Ordinary Time July 29. This is Year B of the Sunday Lectionary, the year that emphasizes the Gospel of Mark; but for a series of five weeks, from weeks 17 to 21, the Sunday Gospels will be taken from the Gospel of John — the “Bread of Life discourse.”

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