1st Wednesday of Advent: Are We Feeding & Being Fed?
Our Gospel today calls to mind the miracle of the multiplication of the loaves, but it gives us cause to stop and reflect, especially during this Advent season – are we being fed? Are we feeding others? Both of these are important to our lives as Christian Disciples as we are called to do both. As a priest, I must ask myself this question often because I am well aware when my spiritual “batteries” are running low, and I am not as open to being fed; it’s hard for me to feed others – and it really is incumbent upon