Daily Reflections


Lessons from my parents

June 22, 2018

Lessons from my parents Yesterday was my parent’s 38th wedding anniversary and as I enter into my 7th year of being married I find myself being continually in awe of my parent’s relationship.  They have weathered some of the most difficulty challenges that can face any couple, most notably, raising seven... Read more

Our father

Our Father in Heaven

June 21, 2018

I guess that it is human nature.  Something we know well tends to be spoken in a hurried way.  Today’s gospel from Matthew is the continuation of The... Read more

God knows

Show and Tell is not an Option

June 20, 2018

Wednesday of the 11th week of the year Show and Tell is not an Option Meryl Streep and Denzel Washington are such great actors because they have a God-given... Read more


Key to Peace

June 19, 2018

Key to Peace Today we are being called to forgiveness. Forgiveness implies that the other person is guilty. It is not a matter of our making a mistake and accusing... Read more

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Monday of the Eleventh Week in Ordinary Time

June 18, 2018

Monday June 18, 2018 Monday of the Eleventh Week in Ordinary Time Colored by the violence of our world that we hear about each day living with a generous and... Read more


Just Say "Yes"

June 16, 2018

Just Say “Yes”                     Kings 19:... Read more


A Whisper Away

June 15, 2018

A Whisper Away We meet quotable quotes and well-known statements in the biblical selections for today. One that stands out is that beautiful phrase: the Lord is... Read more

I choose to forgive


June 14, 2018

Chapters 5, 6 and 7 of Matthew’s Gospel are his recording of The Sermon on The Mount.  At the beginning of Chapter 5, we have the familiar Beatitudes. ... Read more