Week 48A: The Great Commandment Permeates Our Human Nature

The Great Commandment resonates powerfully through this week’s readings. First Reading — OT: Leviticus 19:1-2,15-18 OT Response: Psalm 1 Second Reading — Epistle: 1 Thessalonians 2:1-8 Gospel: Matthew 22:34-46 As we continue to read through the Gospel according to Matthew, we hear another of the confrontations between Jesus and the Pharisees. Last week they tried to discredit him with the …