Daily Reflections

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Put God First

November 18, 2019

Monday of the Thirty-third Week in Ordinary Time   I have a couple of thoughts about our Gospel today...   My first thought is not directly related to today Gospel, but it is a good starting point for my thoughts today. I was wandering around the internet a while ago and came across a video of Denzel Washington... Read more

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Stand with the Poor

November 16, 2019

November 16, 2019                     Wisdom 18: 14-16; 19:... Read more

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God's Wisdom

November 14, 2019

The Book of Wisdom was written late in the history of the Jewish nation, close to the time of Jesus. Wisdom tells the Jewish people how to live as a faithful... Read more

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Memorial of Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini, Virgin

November 13, 2019

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 – Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini, Virgin Wisdom 6:2-11 Psalm 82:3-4, 6-7 Luke 17:11-19 Such a Saint! Usually we have... Read more

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They Are At Peace

November 12, 2019

We are blessed with relationships. One of these gifted relationships is with the Faithful Departed. This relationship is a mystery but it can also be a great comfort... Read more

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God is a God of the Living

November 10, 2019

32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time   If we’re honest most of us would admit that there are times when we, like the Sadducees in today’s Gospel... Read more

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Message of the templum

November 9, 2019

  Several years ago, taking my regular turn presiding at the weekly Theology Faculty Eucharist at St. Michael’s in Toronto, I came upon an interesting... Read more

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Will We Be Ready To Account for Ourselves?

November 8, 2019

Romans 15:14-21 Psalm 98:1, 2-3ab, 3cd-4 Luke 16:1-8   Will We Be Ready To Account for Ourselves? Did you read today’s Scriptures? Did they... Read more