St Ignatius of Antioch

October 17, 2018

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World Food Day

October 16, 2018

Today is World Food Day and in our gospel we find Jesus at a meal, a stressful meal. His host, a pious Pharisee, was upset that Jesus wasn’t into the usual... Read more


A Spirited Reformer

October 15, 2018

Feast of St. Teresa of Avila A SPIRITED REFORMER One of the phrases from the Vatican II era that was seared in my memory is, “Ecclesia Semper... Read more


Come and Follow me

October 14, 2018

Come and Follow me In his recent letter to the Community and Associates, Provincial Jim O’Shea, C.P. related a conversation he had with Father John Baptist... Read more


"Blessed are they who hear the word of God"

October 13, 2018

Mary is praised by a woman in the Gospel for giving life and sustenance to Jesus. She is blessed for being the mother of this holy and wise rabbi. It was the dream of... Read more


Faithful Spirit

October 12, 2018

Friday of the Twenty-seventh Week in Ordinary Time I have always struggled with this passage in Luke that is our Gospel today (Luke 11:15-26). First of all, if... Read more


Ask and You Shall Receive

October 11, 2018

  Ask and You Shall Receive    My elderly mother used to say “You have to give in order to receive.” She learned a long time ago that... Read more


Daily Needs

October 10, 2018

Daily Needs St. Luke’s version of the Our Father stresses daily needs. We require assistance, day by day, even minute by minute. The blend of principles with... Read more