Sunday, January 29, 2023
The readings for the Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time for Year A tell us we must seek the Lord. The first reading (Zephaniah 2:3; 3:12-13) gives us a road-map for discipleship. The psalm (Psalm 146:6-7, 8-9, 9-10) sings of God’s faithfulness and kindness. The second reading (1 Corinthians 1:26-31) reminds us that the world might consider our path as a foolish one. In the gospel (Matthew 5:1-12A) Jesus gives us the Beatitudes, which lay out what it means to follow Him.
Consider if you are actively seeking God or if you are just waiting for something to happen. Here are some ideas for this week: