19Jul In the Shadow of Prophecy

Chris McDonnell in a recent article in the Catholic Times comments on the role of the prophet in our church.
"Prophets exist in our time, they tell the story of what is and of what it might become. They do so fully aware of the consequences of speaking out, knowing that they will be ostracized and derided. For love for the Church, their home, they suffer the loneliness of rejection."

19Jul 19 July. Friday of Week 15

The Pharisees emphasised what was forbidden on the Sabbath than its purpose..