Reflection from Marriage Matters
Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time (Wis 12:13, 16-19 Rom 8:26-27 Matt 13:24-43)
The Gospel today raises questions about our ability ‘to listen’. We easily hear criticism in a comment, or a question which often puts us at odds with each other. But if we listen with our hearts, in the way Jesus commanded us to do, we are enabled, in all our relationships, to follow His command “...listen, anyone who has ears”.