Tuesday of the Fifth Week in Ordinary Time

Have you ever seen one of the old silent movies – or heard stories about people who saw them? You know, the ones where the villain would appear, dressed in black and playing with his mustache, and the audience – as well-trained as Pavlov’s dogs – would immediately hiss and boo? Whenever the Pharisees are mentioned in the Gospels, we almost instinctively begin to hiss and boo – inwardly, at least. We tend to see them as the villains in the story of Jesus (black clothing and mustache optional).  Continue reading “GPS”