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Monday 1st Week of Easter 2020

Today’ Mass Readings  Monday 1st Week of Easter   Matthew 28:8-15.   A strange Holy Week We hear in today’s gospel how much Jesus is with us when we share his good news with others.   Let us reflect today on what we’ve experienced during his Passion and Resurrection.   Matthew reports that the Angel told the women that […]

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Tuesday 7th Week of the Year

Today’s Readings Tuesday 7th Week of the Year Mark 9:30-37 A humbling love for the sake of another is true greatness in God’s eyes. In today’s gospel, Jesus gave us two examples of true greatness in the eyes of God. One was with words and one was with his behavior towards his disciples. He spoke […]

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Friday 27th Week of the Year

Today’s Mass Readings Friday 27th Week of the Year Luke 11:15-26 “I absolve you from your sins.” All Satan knows how to sow in the world is strife and war – a war that we experience within ourselves and amongst each other. And odd as it may sound, that war is healthy for our spiritual […]

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Saturday 25th Week of the Year

Today’s Mass Readings Saturday 25th Week of the Year Luke 9:43-45. When Jesus tells his disciples that the time is coming when he would have to suffer, they didn’t want to hear it. Who would? It’s not hard for us to imagine the hype the disciples were experiencing following Jesus. Just before today’s gospel, Jesus […]

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Monday 19th Week of the Year

Today’s Mass Readings Monday 19th Week of the Year Matthew 17:22-27 Let us never underestimate the impact that our actions can have on another person. We have two scenes in today’s gospel that seem unrelated – the second prediction of Jesus Passion and the miraculous way Peter paid the temple tax. It seems that these […]

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Wednesday 8th Week of the Year

Today’s Mass Readings Wednesday 8th Week of the Year.  Mark 10:32-45.  God equips us with the same courage and strength he gave Jesus when he faced his passion. We know where Jesus was headed – Jerusalem.  It would seem that the disciples were aware of this as well.  Jesus was walking ahead of them.  I can […]

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