Would you drop everything for Jesus?

Today’s Gospel from the Mass (Mark 1:14-20) reveals something amazing about Jesus Christ: [14] Now after John was arrested, Jesus came into Galilee, preaching the gospel of God,  [15] and saying, “The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand; repent, and believe in the gospel.”   [16]  And passing along by the Sea […]

The Astounding Call of John, Andrew and Peter

In today’s Gospel (John 1:35-42), Jesus calls His first three disciples.  And it is an astounding event. What would cause three men to be so impressed that they would  leave their lives behind and follow some Rabbi they just met? What is going on here?: