Entries by Jacques St Laurent, S.J.

Day 37: Identity and Security

Jesus situates his identity in his relationship to his Father. In doing so, he assumes a universal identity, which transcends religion or tribe, expressed simply by ‘I AM.’ The ‘Jews’ refuse to accept this, so Jesus must face the insecurity of fleeing for his life.

Day 7: Driven to Distraction

In today’s Gospel, Jesus offers a more concise form of prayer that encourages us to be more trusting and less acquisitive.