16th Sunday of Year A
Sunday July 19, 2026On the 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year A, the focus is on the Kingdom of God—a realm characterized by justice, kindness, and the power of faith. The First Reading reminds us of God's desire for justice and His guidance in living with kindness. In the Second Reading, we find solace in…
One of the most mysterious and yet practically applicable of Jesus' parables is at the heart of today's Gospel. The wheat and the weeds are allowed to grow together until the harvest, just as, strangely, good and evil are allowed to exist side-by-side in the affairs of the world. Why is his true? Because God deigns to bring good out of evil.