Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost: Proper 14: August 12, 2012

Those entrusted with keeping the faith are getting nervous. “Hold it,” they say. “Isn't this Joseph and Mary's kid? We know them well and have watched their child, Jesus, grow up. How can he say, ‘I have come down from heaven?’ How are we to understand this Jesus to be the ‘living bread’?” Each of us today is also on a journey into trusting this bread of life.