Following Jesus' Example to Transformation

Recently at Mass I was struck by the Gospel about the wedding at Cana.  Jesus turns the water into fine, rich wine.  His mother was perturbed that the wedding couple were running out of wine and the reception was still in progress.  She calls upon her son to make more wine.  Jesus is reluctant but then does as his mother asks.  The twist is the wine was the best of any served.  It grabbed everyone’s attention and made the wedding reception even more special for the wedding couple. This same reading was a Sunday Gospel not but three weeks ago.  It is usually seen as the beginning of Jesus’ ministry.  The first miracle he works. Continue Reading