Month: November 2018

A Reflection from Chris Holownia

A Reflection from Chris Holownia

Published November 2018 Homily on Tuesday, July 24, 2018 (16th in Ordinary Time) Reflection on Mi 7:14-15, 18-20; Ps 85:2-4, 5-6, 7-8; Mt 12:46-50 I wonder what Mary and his family wanted to say to Jesus – what was so urgent that they needed to interrupt him while he was speaking to the crowds. Maybe they were embarrassed by him? Scandalized? in Mark’s Gospel, he tells us at one point that they thought he was out of his mind! Imagine the scene! Imagine yourself as one of those disciples witnessing this interaction! How might you react? Might you be taken