Tag: Martha

Jesus Walks Away

My reading in the gospel (Luke 5:12-16) this morning made me laugh. Here’s the breakdown. Jesus heals… Jesus tells the healed to not tell anyone… the word gets out anyway… a crowd gathers… Jesus leaves to...

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Mother as a Human Being

We mothers can be so efficient. We can do laundry, clean a dirty kitchen, and calm sibling spats in between spooning Gerber’s best into our babies’ mouths. Once, just for fun, I wrote down everything I did during a one-hour...

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Take a Vacation from Work, Not God

One of my favorite activities to do on Monday morning is to see what Pope Benedict has to say about the Sunday Gospel reading.  Tracking down the weekly pre-Angelus catechesis, is part of my preparation for my radio show but...

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Mary and Martha

I’ve always been a fairly driven, type “A” personality and have been able to handle, more or less, the demands on my life.  However, in recent years I began suffering from back problems that really took the wind out of my...

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