Commentary of the day
John Tauler (c.1300-1361), Dominican
Sermon 49, 1st for the 12th Sunday after Trinity

Let us take a close look at what makes someone deaf. The first couple, our ancestors, were the first to become deaf because they gave an ear to the Enemy's insinuations and paid attention to his words. And we follow them to such an extent that we cannot either hear or understand the eternal Word's lovable inspirations. And yet we know that this eternal Word is … [More]