Guest House Daily Reflection

THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME Mark 1:14-20 Faith is a family matter. Faith builds family-type relationships. In these days rugged individualism is highly prized and individual freedom is everywhere pursued. But faith is cultivated and strengthened in the context of a...

Guest House Daily Reflection

ST. VINCENT AND ST. MARIANNE COPE Mark 3:20-21 In the scriptures Jesus is always telling us to be at peace. And that peace comes from a strong faith in God. In his moments of trial Jesus always seemed to be strong and that was because of the time he spent with his...

Guest House Daily Reflection

Mark 3:13-19 The work of proclaiming the gospel is not reserved for an elite few, for the deep thinkers or for the skilled activists. We are all called by Christ to drive out every evil force from our poor, afflicted world. All are called to heal the wounds inflicted...

Guest House Daily Reflection

ST. AGNES Mark 3:7-12 Like Jesus we are faced with times of peace and times of conflict, times of action and times of silence. Fr. George Maloney writes: “If you wish to become a contemplative, a listener, a doer of God’s Word, you must learn to encounter God in deep...

Guest House Daily Reflection

ST. FABIAN AND ST. SEBASTIAN Mark 3:1-6 As we proceed deeper into the life of Jesus, the challenges become greater. The little helpless baby in the manger which we adored is now challenging us to live his life. The reading of the Gospel is one thing, living it is...