6. THE GOSPEL OF THE DAY

Gospel for Sunday 20 in Ordinary Time:

Gospel Sun 20 in OT 2022 C

If you wish, play the video of the reading from St Luke’s Gospel or read it yourself.

The Gospel according to Luke

(Luke 12:49-53 NRSV)

Jesus said to the crowd: “I came to bring fire to the earth, and how I wish it were already kindled! I have a baptism with which to be baptized, and what stress I am under until it is completed! Do you think that I have come to bring peace to the earth? No, I tell you, but rather division! From now on five in one household will be divided, three against two and two against three; they will be divided:
father against son
and son against father,
mother against daughter
and daughter against mother,
mother-in-law against her daughter-in-law
and daughter-in-law against mother-in-law.”

Whether you have read or heard it, you might like to acclaim the Word, saying:

This is the Gospel of the Lord – Praise to you Lord Jesus Christ.

HOMILY

If you wish to hear a homily on this text, mine is available on the site for listening to at this point. There are many other sites which provide video homilies for the day.

Homily Sun 20 in OT 2022 C

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