Now the birthday celebrations are over I can resume thoughts on Martha and Mary from this Sunday's Gospel.
(See previous posts on this)
Have a look at Fr. Austin's post at A Concord Pastor Comments today where he has found this great painting by Maud Sumner of the two sisters that captures and contrasts perfectly the difference between the contemplative Mary and the duty worn anxious older sister Martha.
Fr. Austin's questions are :
What other words describe Martha's countenance? And what do you see on Mary's face?