Understanding and Love

Readings for July 26, 2020

1 Kings 3:5, 7-12; Psalm 119:57, 72, 76-77, 127-128, 129-130; Romans 8:28-30; Matthew 13:44-52 

Suggested Reflection Questions

  • In the first reading, Solomon asks God to help him understand right and wrong. When was a time you were unsure of the right thing to do? Who did you turn to for counsel and advice?
  • The second reading talks about people who love and follow God. How do you show God you love Him?
  • In the Gospel, Jesus uses different metaphors to describe the Kingdom of Heaven. What do you think heaven will be like? What metaphor would you use to describe it?