“WHY DO YOU HANG OUT WITH SINNERS?” (Mk 2:13-17): 19 January 2008 (Saturday)

Today’s Readings

Some of the most enjoyable scenes in the “Harry Potter” movies are those where Harry gets on his Nimbus broomstick for a game of Quidditch.  Taking to the sky and streaking across it–all that reminds me of my childhood obsession for flying.  When I think about it, this desire to defy gravity–some of it may have actually rubbed off in my spiritual life.