Scripture: 1 Corinthians 3:18-23 Luke 5:1-11 Reflection: A fish story! A faith story! What a gift for these days of Indian Summer, as we transition from summertime to the beauty » Continue Reading.
Feast of Saint Gregory the Great, pope and doctor of the Church Scripture: 1 Corinthians 3:1-9 Luke 4:38-44 Reflection: To take up the Cross means "I take responsibility." Today’s Word » Continue Reading.
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 2:1-5 Luke 4:16-30 Reflection: Have you ever noticed that when you hear something over and over again you tend to stop listening and not hear it? Frequently » Continue Reading.
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 2:10b-16 Luke 4:31-37 Reflection: In this season of feverish political activity we daily view candidates for office seeking dramatic ways to communicate their ‘platform’. They compete for » Continue Reading.
Scripture: Jeremiah 20:7-9 Romans 12:1-2 Matthew 16:21-27 Reflection: All of our Scripture readings for today speak to us about how we as Christians are to follow God’s ways and not » Continue Reading.
Memorial of the Martyrdom of Saint John the Baptist Scripture: 1 Corinthians 1:17-25 Psalms 33:1-2, 4-5, 10-11 Mark 6:17-29 Reflection: The story of the martyrdom of John the Baptist as » Continue Reading.
The Feast of St. Augustine Scripture: 1 Corinthians 1:1-9 Matthew 24:42-51 Reflection: Matthew’s Gospel boldly proclaims the words of Jesus: "Stay awake! For you do not know on which day » Continue Reading.
The Feast of St. Monica Scripture: 2 Thessalonians 3:6-10, 16-18 Matthew 23:27-32 Reflection: Readers of the daily Scriptures have another "woe" to contemplate today. This is the sixth of seven » Continue Reading.
Scripture: Jeremiah 31: 31-34 Matthew 16:13-23 Reflection: The first reading speaks of great changes coming to Israel’s people, changes that will come from God and will be established in a » Continue Reading.
Scripture: 2 Thessalonians 2:1-3a, 14-17 Matthew 23:23-26 Reflection: In today’s Gospel reading, Jesus continues His denunciation of the scribes and Pharisees. In the first part of our passage (Matthew 23:23-24), » Continue Reading.