Archive | July, 2015

Why Shepherds?

Micah also sees the coming King as a “shepherd” – another allusion to David, who a shepherd in the countryside around Bethlehem (see 1 Samuel 16:11). So as soon as Jesus is born, Luke, the master painter, shows us a field full of shepherds. This, too, may be a reference designed to stir the hopes of

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On the Road by Scott Hahn

If you know me at all, you know that I draw deep inspiration from the last chapter of Saint Luke’s Gospel. I love the story of the disciples’ walk with Jesus on the road to Emmaus. I imagine those disciples to be you and me. As we walk the road with him, he opens up

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