Life Events & Espousal, Pastoral Guidance, Bishops & Community, Jealousy 1.23.20

  • Walks and marches taking place across the country this weekend; #FastForLife in solidarity. Oblates of St. Joseph celebrate the Feast of the Espousal of the Holy Spouses, Mary & Joseph today. How powerful this feast falls on the day after the anniversary of Roe v Wade; almost as an antidote to the evils of the world.
  • Church of England publishes Pastoral Guidance on Christian Marriage; secular reaction heated.
  •  Father discusses recent news in the Church in Philadelphia. Father shares insight from a recovering alcoholic: discovering friendships and authentic community. Can the gospel be uncomfortable?
  • What’s the solution to jealousy? Our current 1 Samuel readings provide insight!