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Mary of Magdala, Apostle to the Apostles Catholic Community

Free to be in Solidarity for Mission

Thoughts on Ash Wednesday,  February 26, 2020 by Rev. Jim Ryan,  jimryan6885@gmail.com Homily delivered at the annual Ash Wednesday Eucharist celebrated jointly by the two communities, Wauwatosa Area United Methodist Church and Mary of Magdala, Apostle to the Apostles.  At 2PM on Ash Wednesday a mass shooting leaving 6 persons dead in its wake took…
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Seek the One You Love

Thoughts on 6th Sunday in Ordinary Time,  February 16, 2020 by Rev. Jim Ryan,  jimryan6885@gmail.com Last week I mentioned that one underlying purpose of Matthew’s Gospel is as a message to the Jews, particularly the ones who lived away from Palestine, who found themselves curious about if not attracted to this Jesus and the story…
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Salt & Light, who needs a city on a hill?

Thoughts on 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time,  February 9, 2020 by Rev. Jim Ryan,  jimryan6885@gmail.com Few lines of scripture are more often used, misused, and even abused than the theme of the city on the hill, especially in the USA.  It seems to me this line, as we heard it in today’s passage from Matthew’s…
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