sermon: wheat and weeds

Here's the sermon I preached at High Mass yesterday. Wisdom 12.13,16-19; Psalm 86.11-17; Romans 8.12-25; Matthew 13.24-30,36-43 + May I speak in the name of God who creates us, redeems us and sanctifies us. Amen. Judging by the news, this has not been one of humanity‚Äôs better weeks. We have had the tragic news of…