Posted on Sep 27, 2009 in Homilies
Fr. Dan Ruff, S.J. – Pastor – 5:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m.
Old St. Joseph’s, Philadelphia
26th Ordinary Time B – 9-27-09
If you recall, last Sunday in the Gospel, the apostles were arguing among themselves over which of them was the greatest, and Jesus called them out on it. Jesus shocked them by insisting that anyone wishing to be the greatest of his followers must work to be the least, the most humble, the servant of all. And then, using a small child to sharpen the point, Jesus indicated that the “greatest” of his followers would reach out to care for the...