THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (A)
JANUARY 22, 2017
THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD
The First Reading talks about the land of Zebulun and Naphtali, where there was gloom.
The Second Reading talks about Christian unity in Corinth, where there is rivalry and division.
The Gospel Reading talks again about the land of Zebulun and Naphtali where there is now light.
Gap between the rich and the poor
Involvement in church based on loyalty to priests or to some church members
Some church people sowing intrigues to divide the church.
Kami kami, sila sila
Utang na loob
As we celebrate the National Bible Week beginning tomorrow, let us share with our fellow Christians our own story of how the Word of God makes us embrace other people, how we have seen the great Light through the Word, and how we want to share this knowledge and experience with others. (HM)