There was a hidden woman in last Sunday’s readings, one who dances through three of the four gospels (Matthew, Mark and John), and one who challenges us to link the dots to connect her story.
She’s behind the scenes, probably at home, as the familiar "I will teach you how to fish for people" story opens in Mark:
“Jesus saw James the son...
And the Word Became Flesh and Dwelt Among Us
From the Gospel of John, Chapter 1, verses 1 and 14
In the beginning was the Word. And the Word was with God, and the Word was God. And the Word became flesh and lived among us, and we have seen his glory.
In these few words lie the heart of our Christian faith....