Preparing for Mass

July 12, 2020. By Deacon Michael Houtchen Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Gospel Matthew 13:1-23 On that day, Jesus went out of the house and sat down by the sea. Such large crowds gathered around him that he got into a boat and sat down, and the whole crowd stood along the shore. And he spoke…

Thought for the day

(The thought for the day is based on the Mass readings for the day) “Let him who is wise understand these things; let him who is prudent know them. Straight are the paths of the Lord, in them the just walk, but sinners stumble in them.” Hosea 14:10 If I’m walking along the sidewalk and…