Archdiocese of Glasgow, Scotland

14th Sunday

July 8, 2012 by  
Filed under Sunday Liturgy

Following this year the short gospel of Mark we hear today one of its most famous phrases:  Jesus says that no prophet is welcomed among their own.  In the Old Testament it is the prophets who speak up on behalf of God.  Following after John the Baptist Jesus puts himself in the line of the apostles.   And is treated in the same way.

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