Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A) • Bullies look tough on the outside because they feel weak on the inside. Why fight the feeling? We really are weak, vulnerable, and not in control. When we humbly submit to the will of God, we accept the fact that we are totally dependent on our Father. Childlike dependence is an easy burden and a light yoke.

(10 Jul 2017)

Point to Ponder: When I feel weak, vulnerable, or powerless, where do I turn?

Point to Discuss: Read Kathy Griffin and the Vanishing of Argument by Bishop Barron. Then share it with the family and friends that tend to argue with you about politics. And have a good discussion, or even a health argument, about it.

One More Thought: Kee and Peele's take on the school bully