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

Acts 7:55-60 Psalm 57 Revelation 22:12-14, 16-17, 20 John 17:20-26 Forgiving and Remembering

June 2, 2019

  Forgiving and Remembering Our readings today give us a reason to look in the mirror. We’re familiar with the story of Stephen one of the deacons.... Read more

Not My Will, but THY will

June 1, 2019

Jesus often spoke about praying to the Father. The Our Father is a lesson on how we should pray; we praise and thank our Father and ask for His forgiveness.... Read more