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Voice of the Voiceless

December 14, 2018

Voice of the Voiceless    In March of I980 Archbishop Oscar Romero of San Salvador was shot while saying Mass. Some wanted to silence his voice. But... Read more


I Wonder...

December 12, 2018

Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe Zechariah 2:14-19a Judith 13:18bcde, 219 Luke 1:26-38 I Wonder…. Our Lady of Guadalupe appeared in Mexico in 1531... Read more


Prepare the Way of the Lord

December 11, 2018

The imagery in our first reading from Isaiah is very powerful. The valley filled, the mountains leveled, the rough ways smoothed, all this to prepare the way of the... Read more



December 10, 2018

  First Reading:  Isaiah 35:1-10 BE STRONG:  FEAR NOT! Advent is a season of great consolation and encouragement.  December is a... Read more


A Voice in the Wilderness

December 9, 2018

A Voice in the Wilderness  In today's Gospel Luke begins by mentioning some of the "movers and shakers " of Jesus' time: Caesar Tiberius,... Read more


"What kind of faith do we have?"

December 7, 2018

 Friday of the First Week of Advent "Let it be done for you according to your faith. And their eyes were opened." These are the healing words of... Read more


The Lord is an Eternal Rock

December 6, 2018

  The Lord is an Eternal Rock     Most years the East Coast of the United States has to contend with destructive hurricanes. The devastating... Read more


Faith, Hope, Love

December 5, 2018

Three short readings: Isaiah, Psalms and Matthew.  Here we find, almost in bullet point clarity, messages of Faith and Hope and Love.  Faith and Hope and... Read more