Coming Persecutions

Matthew 10:16-26   The success of a defence mission depends among other factors on detailed planning, preparedness of the team, good leadership, information database, collective knowledge and intelligence of the team and timing of the mission or project.  We see all this in today’s gospel passage. Jesus has now chosen his close team of apostles […]

The Mission of the Twelve Apostles

Matthew 10:7-15   Jesus sends his apostles to proclaim the Good News specifically to the inner circle, i.e. the house of Israel. The giver and the receiver in this moment, both are tested. The giver/ apostle is tested as he is given a mission to preach; The kingdom of God. The apostle would require to […]