April 20, 2015 (John 6:22-29)

Today’s Gospel comes from Chapter 6 of John, the “Bread of Life Discourse.” There is a story about some people in a weight-reducing program. They were trying to talk out why they were consistently over eating. One woman said she always headed straight to the fridge when she felt bored or depressed. She just didn’t know why? One of her cohorts in the program suggested that what she had was a”‘spiritual hunger” and that she was trying to satisfy it with physical food.

We all have two hungers: physical and spirituaL. We might ask ourselves if we try to fill our spiritual emptiness with material things?


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s