Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

Luke 12:13-21 Do we really and truly appreciate the people around us as if this were their last day or our last day?  We would not want to be remembered as foolish? Do we really appreciate our prosperity, appreciate it enough to share it with others so as not to be...
Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

Twenty-Ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time Luke 18:1-8 “Winners never quit, and quitters never win.” When a team gives up they might as well go home. My friends we cannot give up. We must keep trusting in God. We are not in this struggle by ourselves. If God is on the side...
Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

Saints John de Brebeuf and Isaac Jogues Luke 12:8-12 The Indians rebelled against the kindness of Fr. Brebeuf and Fr. Jogues and missed receiving the help that would have improved their lives. The scribes and Pharisees shut themselves off from the benefits of the...
Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

St. Luke Luke 10:1-9 This is a timely word for a society like our own which has become increasingly suspicious of strangers. For understandable reasons, we close ourselves off from the people we meet on the street or who live next door. But this is no way to build the...
Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

St. Ignatius of Antioch Luke 11:47-54 By Jesus’ day the Jews had grown fond of elaborate funerary decoration, in contrast to the simple graves of ancient Israel. We need to be aware of our own faults today. It might be that we are still constructing large...
Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

St. Hedwig, St. Margaret Mary Alacoque Luke 11:42-46 Careful practice of our faith must not come at the cost of overlooking the needs of others. The life of faith is not intended to be a struggle through heaps of burdens and commands, but an invitation for everyone to...