Daily Reflections

One

So they may be one

May 28, 2017

This week’s Gospel can leave the gears in your head spinning. There’s a lot of volleying going on from Jesus to God, back to Jesus to you then to God and so forth--keeping track of who’s where gets tricky. But locating where we are in the greater context of John’s gospel can help us to understand what Jesus is... Read more

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Ask and You Shall Receive

May 27, 2017

Ask and You Shall Receive Ask and you will receive, so that your joy may be complete (John 16: 28). The dictionary tells us that joy is: 1. the emotion evoked by... Read more

Trust

Trust

May 26, 2017

As somebody who works in the medical field, I have had the honor of witnessing and being a part of several births.  And while each birth is unique, there seems to... Read more

Doubt

Last Minute Doubts

May 25, 2017

Thursday of the sixth week of Easter Last Minute Doubts “When they saw him, they worshipped, but they doubted”.  Here are the eleven disciples... Read more

Pentecost

Come, Spirit, Come!!!

May 24, 2017

I have much more to tell you, but you cannot bear it now.” As I reflected on those words of Jesus from John’s Gospel for today, I thought about how we... Read more

Pentecost

Come, Spirit, Come!!!

May 24, 2017

I have much more to tell you, but you cannot bear it now.” As I reflected on those words of Jesus from John’s Gospel for today, I thought about how we... Read more

Are

Beware of Earthquakes

May 23, 2017

 Beware of Earthquakes    The Acts of the Apostles reveals many occasions when early Christians suffered for their faith at the hands of Jewish and... Read more

Truth

"Speak the truth in our hearts"

May 22, 2017

Monday May 22, 2017 Monday of the Sixth Week of Easter There is a quote from St. Bede the Venerable that goes like this, “Let us speak the truth in our... Read more