Easter – A Time of Hope!

Easter – A Time of Hope!

Each of us has a natural tendency to tear the past into little pieces in order to prepare the future. Without realizing it, few are interested in the present moment, in exploiting its strengths and its energies.  We utilize the present more for crying over our trials,...
The Journey Continues

The Journey Continues

THE WORD OF GOD The reading is from Matthew’s Gospel: When they drew near Jerusalem and came to Bethphage on the Mount of Olives, Jesus sent two disciples, saying to them, “Go into the village opposite you, and immediately you will find an ass tethered,...
A Reflection for Palm Sunday – Holy Week

A Reflection for Palm Sunday – Holy Week

Holy Week begins with a parade. Palm fronds waving, “Hosannas” shouted, children and adults so caught up in the hysteria that they throw their garments into the streets to carpet the way of the Messiah, the great liberator, as he rides into Jerusalem...
We Are Forgiven

We Are Forgiven

The reading is from John’s Gospel: Now a man was ill, Lazarus from Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha. So the sisters sent word to him, saying, “Master, the one you love is ill.” When Jesus heard this he said, “This illness is...
Light Along the Way

Light Along the Way

THE WORD OF GOD The reading is from John’s Gospel: As he passed by he saw a man blind from birth. He spat on the ground and made clay with the saliva, and smeared the clay on his eyes, and said to him, “Go wash in the Pool of Siloam” (which means...