A place at the Table

SaintGregorytheGreatToday is the memorial of St. Gregory the Great. The gospel reading, particular to the memorial is Luke 22:24-30 which recounts when “argument broke out among the Apostles about which of them should be regarded as the greatest.” It is an ironic selection for a man who never wanted the Chair of Peter as it disturbed his life of prayer in the monastery – and yet when called, he knew to his call and roll was to serve. Continue reading