Commentary on the Gospel of
I would like to see “fruit bearing” as our fundamental vocation as a human person. It is meaningful for me that we are called humans. That means we are from soil, humus in Latin idiom; and precisely we are called to bear fruit. A productive life is our goal.
Yet, in every good fruit bearing, we need nourishment. We need the word of God to cultivate us, make us fertile, and make us apt for great production. In listening and understanding God’s word more often we need to challenge our human logic and open up to the reasons of divine wisdom.