This now-uncared-for patch of a neighbor's yard produces an abundant variety of flowers from spring to fall, a lovely tribute to the caring lady who used to live there. This was yesterday's offering
Jesus said, "Do you think that I have come to establish peace on the earth? No, I tell you, but rather division." (Luke 12:51)
Archbishop Oscar Romero in El Salvador said that as long as he helped the poor he was called a saint, but when he challenged the political and economic structures that kept them poor he was called a communist. While celebrating Mass he was killed by government assassins.