LITURGY IN FOCUS

CALL TO WORSHIP & CENTERING PRAYERS

Call to worship 23rd Sunday of Ordinary Time Jesus requires radical discipleship. Following Jesus means risking everything and being ready to take up the cross of wounded creation and whatever harms her. To the point: Discipleship requires renunciation and calculation. Those who wish to follow Jesus must renounce everyone and everything that gets in the […]

LITURGY IN FOCUS

CALL TO WORSHIP & CENTERING PRAYERS

22nd Sunday of Ordinary Time Call to worship Sincere humility helps us know our true worth and the deep value and dignity of all others. Humility opens our hearts to the poor, those crippled by society and those who are outcast by judgment. We sit together with them at the banquet of the Lord. To […]

LITURGY IN FOCUS

CALL TO WORSHIP & CENTERING PRAYERS

21st Sunday of Ordinary Time Call to worship Jesus tells us today that the gate to salvation is narrow. We close the gate to salvation ourselves when we are judgmental and show prejudice toward others, when we are exclusive, comfortable or complacent. In Christ, there is a table set for all! To the point: Entering […]