By Jude Siciliano, OP
Mini reflections on the Sunday scripture readings designed
for persons on the run. "Faith Book" is also brief enough to
be posted in the Sunday parish bulletins people take home.
From today’s Gospel reading:
[Jesus said to the Sadducees]
"God is not the God of the dead,
But of the living, for to God all are alive."
Is death the final chapter of our personal history? Life not
only awaits us on the other side of death. But there is new
life for us now as we go through the other deaths, more than
one or two, we experience in this life. Our God offers us
life, not only for the next life, but also now, whenever we
are confronted by death in its many guises.
So, we ask ourselves: