Posts tagged "Saul"

Every Day Conversion

Did you ever hear the expression, “When God closes a door, His Mother opens a window?”  Sometimes I say, “When God taps you on the shoulder and you don’t pay attention, His Mother will throw the brick!”  (Okay, so maybe Our Lady wouldn’t exactly throw a brick.  Maybe, Our Dear Mother taps us on the... Read more »

Conversion and the Most Precious Gift

Today’s first reading is Saul’s (later St. Paul) conversion story and in the Gospel Jesus is trying to explain the Eucharist to the Jews.  Busy day in the Liturgy! Saul was used to killing Christians, not being one.  Saul’s blindness to the faith is literal as well as spiritual.  This might fall under the category of... Read more »