Scripture Reflections

07
Jun

Pentecost Sunday

Acts 15: 1-2, 22-29; Ps 67: 2-3, 5-6, 8; Rev. 21: 10-14, 22-23; John 14: 23-29 Today is Pentecost Sunday, popularly known as the birthday of our Catholic Church. It […]

09
May

Seventh Sunday of Easter

THE MONTH OF MAY is traditionally a month dedicated to the memory of the Blessed Virgin Mary. To honor her, praying the Rosary throughout the month is especially helpful. It […]

25
Apr

Fifth Sunday of Easter

Stewardship Reflections for April 24,2016 Acts 14: 21-27; Ps 145: 8-13; Rev. 21: 1-5, John 13: 31-35 God proclaims at the end of our Second Reading from the Book of […]

25
Apr

Fourth Sunday of Easter

Stewardship Reflections for April 17,2016 Acts 13: 14, 43-52; Ps. 100: 1-3, 5; Rev 7: 9, 14-17; John 10: 27-30 It is not easy being Christian and Catholic in today’s […]

07
Apr

Third Sunday of Easter

There is much to digest (literally) in today’s Gospel Reading from St. John. It reports the third time that Jesus appeared to His Apostles. The Lord appears on the shore […]

07
Apr

Second Sunday of Easter

This Sunday, the Sunday of Divine Mercy (or the Second Sunday of Easter), was officially designated by Pope St. John Paul II in 2000 at the Canonization of St. Faustina […]

23
Mar

Palm Sunday of The Lord’s Passion

Is 50: 4-7; Ps 22: 8-9, 17-20, 23-24; Phil 2: 6-11; Luke 22: 14-23:56 Today is the Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion, sometimes referred to more simply as Passion […]

10
Mar

The Fifth Sunday of Lent

Is 43: 16-21; Ps 126: 1-6; Phil 3: 8-14; John 8: 1-11 Our Lenten journeys are reaching an end, or at least they should be. Have we made the effort […]

01
Mar

The Fourth Sunday of Lent

Jos 5: 9-12; Ps 34: 2-7; 2 Cor 5: 17-21; Luke 15: 1-3, 11-32 In our Second Reading from St. Paul’s second letter to the Corinthians, Paul says, “So we […]

01
Mar

The Third Sunday of Lent

Ex 3: 1-8, 13-15; Ps 103: 1-4, 6-8, 11; 1 Cor 10: 1-6, 10-12; Luke 13: 1-9 Our Old Testament Reading, the First Reading, on this Third Sunday of Lent, […]

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