One’s speech…

This weekend we have visiting priests/homilists, so I have a “preaching holiday” so to speak. The unusual thing is that this is the 8th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C. What’s is unusual about that? Because of the shifting schedules of Lent/Easter and the end-of-liturgical year Christ the King Sunday it does not often get celebrated. In my priestly life, I have never had to preach the 8th Sunday/Year C. Nor as it happens will I this year… but I have some thoughts. Continue reading