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The Mustard Seed Principle

Cycle BOrdinary TimeWeek 11

by Bishop Robert BarronJune 17, 2018

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Our Gospel for today features one of Jesus’ most beloved parables: that of the mustard seed. How does God tend to work? What does the building up of the Kingdom typically look like? From the very small to the very great—and usually by a slow, gradual process. God, it seems, tends to operate under the radar, on the edges of things, quietly, clandestinely.

Mass Readings

Reading 1 - Ezekiel 17:22-24 
Psalm - Psalm 92:2-16
Reading 2 - 2 Corinthians 5:6-10
Gospel - Mark 4:26-34