Commentaries for the Twenty-Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C
Posted by Dim Bulb on August 6, 2016
TWENTY-SIXTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, YEAR C
READINGS AND OFFICE:
Today’s Mass Readings (NABRE). Translation used in the USA.
Today’s Mass Readings (NJB). Scroll down slightly. The NJB is used in most other English speaking countries.
COMMENTARIES ON THE FIRST READING: Amos 6:1a, 4-7.
My Notes on Amos 6:1a, 4-7. On entire chapter.
COMMENTARIES ON THE RESPONSORIAL: Psalm146:7, 8-9, 9-10.
COMMENTARIES ON THE SECOND READING: 1 Timothy 6:11-16.
Pending: Father Callan’s Commentary on 1 Timothy 6:11-16.
COMMENTARIES ON THE GOSPEL READING: Luke 16:19-31.
Sacred Page Blog: Does it Matter How We Treat Others? Catholic biblical scholar Dr. John Bergsma examines the readings.
Thoughts From the Early Church. Excerpt by St John Chrysostom.
Scripture in Depth. Succinctly examines all the readings.
Let the Scriptures Speak. Fr. Dennis Hamm. Looks at the images and ironies found in the parable.
Doctrinal Homily Outline. Gives theme of the readings, doctrinal message, suggested pastoral applications.
Video: Lazarus and the Realm of the Dead. Catholic biblical scholar Dr. Brant Pitre looks at the readings.
Audio: Sunday Bible Reflections: A Great Chasm. Dr. Scott Hahn.
Video: The Word Made Clear. Catholic biblical scholar Fr. James McIlhone. Also treats of the parable of the unjust steward and the sayings on the right use of wealth.
Audio: Parables of Sin, Repentance, and Faith. Looks at chapters 15-17.