Reflection on the Gospel-Feast of the Holy Family Year A (Matthew 2:13-15, 19-23)

Dreaming is an important part of life, both the dreaming we do at night and the ‘day dreaming’ we engage in as we look to the future. In today’s gospel story, Joseph is a dreamer who listens to his dreams and hears the voice of God directing him to go where he may not have chosen to go.