13Sep 13 Sept, Tuesday of Week 24

1 Tim 3:1ff. The qualities of bishop, deacon and deaconess - hospitable, respected, truthful, good managers.

Lk 7:11ff. Jesus raises to life the dead son of a widow at Naim. The people respond with awe.

Variety of Christian Tasks

If we read today's scriptural selection in reverse, beginning with the Gospel, and then First Timothy, we detect stages of development in church leadership. In the Gospel, at the sight of

13Sep Winning: The Shepherd who refused to become a sheep

Our Scottish colleague, Mike Fallon, has written extensively on the New Missal.  This is his latest article.  An abbreviated version appeared in the current Tablet.