Nothing Boring About the Kingdom (21.C)

I read an article on a terrific blog this week: it’s headed “Seven Reasons Your Sermons Are Boring.”That’s a bit mean. Surely three reasons would be more than enough?But I humbly plowed through all seven–though if I talked about them all this morning my homily would be boring. So we’ll take a look at only two of the criticisms that can help us think about our readings today.The first says “you’re answering questions no-one is asking.” And the second is “you haven’t described a gripping problem people want to solve.”I plead guilty to both charges. But today let’s work together to

Praise the Lord

Read more ...