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Contemplating today's Gospel

Today's Gospel + homily (in 300 words)

Previous comments (February of 2008)

  • 2008-02-29: Friday 3rd of Lent Mc 12,28b-34: «There is no commandment greater than these two» Pere MONTAGUT i Piquet (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 2008-02-28: Thursday 3rd of Lent Lc 11,14-23: «Suppose I drive out demons by the finger of God; would not this mean that the kingdom of God has come upon you?» Josep GASSÓ i Lécera (Ripollet, Barcelona, Spain)
  • 2008-02-27: Wednesday 3rd of Lent Mt 5,17-19: «Do not think that I have come to remove the Law and the Prophets. I have come to fulfill them» Vicenç GUINOT i Gómez (Sant Feliu de Llobregat, Spain)
  • 2008-02-26: Tuesday 3rd of Lent Mt 18,21-35: «The king took pity on him and not only set him free but even canceled his debt» Enric PRAT i Jordana (Sort, Lleida, Spain)
  • 2008-02-25: Monday 3rd of Lent Lc 4,24-30: «No prophet is honored in his own country» Higinio Rafael ROSOLEN (Cobourg, Ontario, Canada)
  • 2008-02-24: Sunday 3rd (A) of Lent Jn 4,5-42: «Give me a drink» Julio César RAMOS González SDB (Mendoza, Argentina)
  • 2008-02-23: Saturday 2nd of Lent Lc 15,1-3.11-32: «I will get up and go back to my father and say to him: Father, I have sinned against God and before you» Jordi POU i Sabater (Sant Jordi Desvalls, Girona, Spain)
  • 2008-02-22: February 22: Chair of St. Peter, apostle Mt 16,13-19: «I say to you: You are Peter (or Rock) and on this rock I will build my Church» Antoni CAROL i Hostench (Sant Cugat del Vallès, Barcelona, Spain)
  • 2008-02-21: Thursday 2nd of Lent Lc 16,19-31: «If they will not listen to Moses and the prophets, they will not be con¬vinced even if someone rises from the grave» Xavier SOBREVÍA i Vidal (Castelldefels, Spain)
  • 2008-02-20: Wednesday 2nd of Lent Mt 20,17-28: «Whoever wants to be more important in your group shall make himself your servant» Francesc JORDANA i Soler (Mirasol, Barcelona, Spain)
  • 2008-02-19: Tuesday 2nd of Lent Mt 23,1-12: «You have only one Master, you have only one Father, Christ is the only leader for you» Gerardo GÓMEZ (Merlo, Buenos Aires, Argentina)
  • 2008-02-18: Monday 2nd of Lent Lc 6,36-38: «Be merciful just as your heavenly Father is merciful» Zacharias MATTAM SDB (Bangalore, India)
  • 2008-02-17: Sunday 2nd (A) of Lent Mt 17,1-9: «Jesus' appearance was changed before them» Jaume GONZÁLEZ i Padrós (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 2008-02-16: Saturday 1st of Lent Mt 5,43-48: «Love your enemies, and pray for those who persecute you» Joan COSTA i Bou (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 2008-02-15: Friday 1st of Lent Mt 5,20-26: «Leave your gift there in front of the altar, go at once and make peace with him [your brother]» Thomas LANE (Emmitsburg, Maryland, United States)
  • 2008-02-14: Thursday 1st of Lent Mt 7,7-12: «For everyone who asks, receives; whoever seeks, finds» Joaquim MESEGUER García (Rubí, Barcelona, Spain)
  • 2008-02-13: Wednesday 1st of Lent Lc 11,29-32: «As Jonah became a sign for the people of Nineveh, so will the Son of Man be a sign for this generation» Roger J. LANDRY (Hyannis, Massachusetts, United States)
  • 2008-02-12: Tuesday 1st of Lent Mt 6,7-15: «When you pray, do not use a lot of words; your Father knows what you need» Joaquim FAINÉ i Miralpech (Tarragona, Spain)
  • 2008-02-11: Monday 1st of Lent Mt 25,31-46: «Whatever you did not do for one of these little ones, you did not do for me» Joaquim MONRÓS i Guitart (Tarragona, Spain)
  • 2008-02-10: Sunday 1st (A) of Lent Mt 4,1-11: «The Spirit led Jesus into the desert that He be put to the test by the devil» Antoni BALLESTER i Díaz (Camarasa, Lleida, Spain)
  • 2008-02-09: Saturday after Ash Wednesday Lc 5,27-32: «I have come to call to repentance; I call sinners, not the righteous» Joan Carles MONTSERRAT i Pulido (Cerdanyola del Vallès, Barcelona, Spain)
  • 2008-02-08: Friday after Ash Wednesday Mt 9,14-15: «Time will come when the bridegroom will be taken away from them, then they will fast» Xavier PAGÉS i Castañer (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 2008-02-07: Thursday after Ash Wednesday Lc 9,22-25: «If you wish to be a follower of mine, deny yourself and take up your cross each day, and follow me» Josep Mª MASSANA i Mola OFM (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 2008-02-06: Ash Wednesday Mt 6,1-6.16-18: «Take care not to perform righteous deeds in order that people may see them» Luis A. GALA Rodríguez (Campeche, Mexico)
  • 2008-02-05: Tuesday 4th in Ordinary Time Mc 5,21-43: «Daughter, your faith has saved you; go in peace and be free of this illness» Francesc PERARNAU i Cañellas (Girona, Spain)
  • 2008-02-04: Monday 4th in Ordinary Time Mc 5,1-20: «Come out of the man, evil spirit» Ramon Octavi SÁNCHEZ i Valero (Viladecans, Barcelona, Spain)
  • 2008-02-03: Sunday 4th (A) in Ordinary Time Mt 5,1-12: «Fortunate are those who are poor in spirit...» Pablo CASAS Aljama (Sevilla, Spain)
  • 2008-02-02: February 2nd: The Presentation of the Lord Lc 2,22-40: «Now, O Lord, you can dismiss your servant in peace» Lluís RAVENTÓS i Artés (Tarragona, Spain)
  • 2008-02-01: Friday 3rd in Ordinary Time Mc 4,26-34: «In the kingdom of God it is like this. A man scatters seed upon the soil and the soil produces of itself» Jordi PASCUAL i Bancells (Salt, Girona, Spain)