Sunday, November 13, 2022
The readings for Thirty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time for Year C make us think about the end of the world. In the first reading (Malachi 3:19-20A) we are told that the day of the Lord is coming. The psalm (Psalm 98:5-6, 7-8, 9) assures us that “The Lord comes to rule the earth with justice.” In the second reading (2 Thessalonians 3:7-12) Paul asks that we diligently work for the good of all. In the gospel (Luke 21:5-19) Jesus speaks about the end times and perseverance.
We are asked to persevere and prepare for the physical end of the world and for the end of our own lives. Here are some ideas: