Our Hero’s Journey

Reading 1:  Acts 25:13B-21 Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 103:1-2, 11-12, 19-20AB Gospel: John 21:15-19 Described at length in Joseph Campbell's The Hero with a Thousand Faces, the hero's journey serves as the tale every culture tells. It is something we see over and over within movies, books, and tv shows. The journey's path typically shows a hero who goes on … Continue reading Our Hero’s Journey

Homeward Bound

Reading 1: Acts 20: 17-27 Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 68:10-11, 20-21 Gospel: John 17: 1-11 While I was reading and reflecting on the readings for today, I couldn’t help but think about Paul’s words to “fight the good fight,” and to “finish the race.” Both Paul and Jesus are nearing the end of their “race” and … Continue reading Homeward Bound