latest saint catechism season scripture language category date topic popular featured liturgical print workbook misc cds lectures bundles dvds studyprograms play-video download play-audio circle-speech-bubble link-icon wof-icon podcast homily video article circle-search circle-book pointer-up pointer-right pointer-left chev-up chev-down chev-right chev-left pointer-down arrow-right arrow-left arrow-up arrow-down share exclam calendar close bullet-on bullet-off am search_thin menu cart twitter pinterest tumblr sumbleupon google-plus facebook instagram youtube vimeo flickr
Print Back to Homilies

Christ's Identity and Mission

Cycle COrdinary TimeWeek 12

by Bishop Robert BarronJune 19, 2016


Today's Gospel presents Luke's version of the famous conversation that the Lord Jesus had with his disciples concerning his identity and mission. Authentic acceptance of Christ's identity and mission engenders in us a willingness to accept in our own lives the necessity and saving power of the cross.

Mass Readings

Reading 1 - Zechariah 12:10-11
Psalm - Psalm 63:2-9
Reading 2 - Galatians 3:26-29
Gospel - Luke 9:18-24