Posts tagged "kingdom"

What Does Your Kingdom Look Like?

Jesus said, “What is the Kingdom of God like? To what can I compare it? It is like a mustard seed that a man took and planted in the garden. When it was fully grown, it became a large bush and the birds of the sky dwelt in its branches.” Again he said, “To what... Read more »

I Once Was Lost ... Now I Find the Strays

In today’s Gospel (Matthew 18:1-5, 10, 12-14) Jesus talks about becoming a child to enter the Kingdom of heaven and whoever receives a child in His name receives Him. I used to think differently about these readings when I first converted.  I used to think that it was more about reaching out to children and... Read more »

The Angels Will Be Very Busy!

Jesus said to the disciples, “The Kingdom of heaven is like a net thrown into the sea, which collects fish of every kind. When it is full they haul it ashore and sit down to put what is good into buckets. What is bad they throw away. Thus it will be at the end of... Read more »