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Tuesday the 19th Week of the Year

Today’s Mass Readings Tuesday the 19th Week of the Year Matthew 18:1-5, 10, 12-14. It is not by accident that Jesus speaks about leaving the 99 sheep and going after the one who strayed in the same breath that he spoke about the child being the greatest in the kingdom of heaven.   Why did […]

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Friday 4th Week of Lent

Today’ Mass Readings Friday 4th Week of Lent John 7: 1-2,10,25-30. Courage is the fruit of the Holy Spirit, a gift we all received in Confirmation. Like all fruits and the Holy Spirit, courage comes from the heart of Jesus. It is the strength to stand up against any opposition. Jesus experienced this strength as […]

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Thursday 19th Week of the Year

Today’s Mass Readings Thursday 19th Week of the Year Matthew 18:21-19:1. “Lord Jesus, make my heart a merciful heart like yours.” Peter asked Jesus how many times he was to forgive and offered what seemed to gracious number – seven times. And Jesus responds, “Not seven times but I tell you, 77 times.” That is, […]

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