Be Not Afraid

June 10, 2019

Today’s reading from Genesis directs us toward the beginning of salvation history. Adam and Eve had just eaten the fruit they were forbidden to eat. They heard... Read more

Promises Kept

June 9, 2019

    Pentecost Sunday June 9, 2019 Acts 2:1-11; Psalm 104; I Corinthians 12:3b-7, 12-13; John 14:15-16, 23b-26   In the Acts of the... Read more

Poor in Spirit

June 8, 2019

I have a couple of thoughts about the Gospel today (Matthew 5: 1-12). The Beatitudes are one of my favorite Gospels but also one of the most challenging Gospels for... Read more

Caring for the Flock

June 7, 2019

      We are coming to the end of the Easter season which culminates in the beautiful celebration of Pentecost on Sunday. During this season... Read more

Thursday of the Seventh Week of Easter Lectionary: 300

June 6, 2019

Wishing to determine the truth about why Paul was being accused by the Jews, the commander freed him and ordered the chief priests and the whole Sanhedrin to... Read more

Memorial of Saint Boniface, Bishop and Martyr

June 5, 2019

Tobit 11:5-17 Psalm 146:1B-2, 6C-7, 8-9A, 9BC-10  Mark 12:35-37 Sometimes when we encounter the daily scriptures they create different emotional responses.... Read more

Living with Uncertainties

June 4, 2019

  Both Paul and Jesus indicate today that an important phase of their ministry has been completed. Paul must proceed to Jerusalem, and if he survives... Read more

Monday of the Seventh Week of Easter

June 3, 2019

Memorial of Saint Charles Lwanga and Companions, Martyrs “In the world you will have trouble, but take courage, I have conquered the world.” The last... Read more