Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

Feast of St. Martin of Tours Luke 16:9-15 If each note of music were to say “one note does not make a symphony,” there would be no symphony; if each word were to say, “one word does not make a book,” there would be no book; if each brick were to say, “one brick does...
Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

Feast of St. Leo the Great Luke 16:1-8 We all admire people who can make a bad situation work for them ‑ who can turn lemons into lemonade, who can make stumbling blocks into stepping stones. We admire people who will not let life or situations defeat them, no matter...
Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

Feast of the Dedication of the Lateran Basilica in Rome John 2:13-22 In Our Lady of the Angels Cathedral in Los Angeles, a series of large tapestries depicting the procession of the saints lines the walls of the cathedral. Throughout this procession of saints are...
Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

Luke 14:25-33 Jesus challenges us in today’s Gospel to see every moment of our lives as a time for preparation and planning for the life to come. These gray November days remind us of the preciousness of light and life, but we brace ourselves for winter with the...
Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

Luke 14:15-24 Much of the business of our lives is conducted around tables – breakfast tables, library tables, operating tables and conference tables. Around the table we meet as families, colleagues, learners and peers, all focused on the subject “on the...
Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

Luke 14:12-14 Jesus was concerned with introducing people to a new way of thinking and living, a way He called the kingdom of God. In that kingdom absolutely everyone is welcomed — to eat and drink, to dance and sing, to witness together to the irrepressible...