Monthly Archives: February 2013

“Care of the Soul (Luke 13: 1-9)” by Fr. Jim Willig

This Gospel of Luke shares the parable of the fig tree. Fr. Jim not only explains the parable, but also shares why Jesus used the fig tree as the best example of being fruitful. Jesus, the greatest gardener, demonstrates His … Continue reading

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“Vision to Guide Us (Mark 9: 2-10)” by Fr. Jim Willig

As we proceed through Lent, this Gospel highlights the time when Jesus took Peter, James and John up the mountain to witness his transfiguration. Fr. Jim refers to this as a ‘mountain top’ experience. So many times, we are down … Continue reading

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“Temptation” (Luke 4: 1-13) by Fr. Jim Willig

On this first Sunday of Lent, Luke’s gospel takes us to the time when Jesus stays in the desert for 40 days. The devil comes to tempt Jesus, but He does not waver. Fr. Jim talks about the devil, a … Continue reading

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“Simon Says” (Luke 5: 1-11) by Fr. Jim Willig

This Gospel of Luke highlights the time when Jesus meets the two boats returning from a night of fishing with no catch at all. ┬áJesus speaks to Peter and advises him to go back out. Peter did not want to … Continue reading

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