Crushing Jesus

In the Gospel from Mass for today (Mark 3:7-12), Mark tells of how fervent the crowds were who followed Jesus in Galilee: [7]¬†Jesus withdrew with his disciples to the sea, and a great multitude from Galilee followed; also from Judea¬†[8] and Jerusalem and Idume’a and from beyond the Jordan and from about Tyre and Sidon […]