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Minute Meditations

Turn Your Heart Toward God

Sep 20, 2021 Minute Meditations
Francis and his early followers remind us that it is not place or circumstances that make us free, it is the heart that makes us free when it is turned toward God.

Christ Is the Reason for Creation

Sep 19, 2021 Minute Meditations
Jesus is God-with-us, the human One who mediates our relationship with God for all eternity. What happened in Jesus, however, must take place in all humanity (and creation)

Love Can Transform the World

Sep 18, 2021 Minute Meditations
As God bends low to love us where we are, we must be open to welcome God in our lives, to embrace this God of humble love and to allow God to live in us in every way.

Christ at the Heart of the World

Sep 17, 2021 Minute Meditations
Through his life in Christ he came to see that Christ cannot be limited to a single human person; rather, Christ encompasses the whole creation.

God's Humble Love Lives in Us

Sep 16, 2021 Minute Meditations
if the universe is to find its fulfillment in Christ, God’s humble love must live in us through grace and freedom.

The Mystery of God’s Humble Presence

Sep 15, 2021 Minute Meditations
The most profound expression of God’s humility for Francis was in the Eucharist.

Triumph of the Cross

Sep 14, 2021 Minute Meditations
Violence, suffering and death do not have the last word in God. The last word is love.

A Celebration of Diversity

Sep 13, 2021 Minute Meditations
What does a humble God of love do in such a diverse world? Rejoice! Because God’s creation is a wonderful celebration of diversity.

Saying Yes and Accepting God's Grace

Sep 12, 2021 Minute Meditations
Fr. Mychal simply wished to go where God needed him. And he could never refuse God anything. “The wonderful thing is saying yes and accepting God’s grace. We could say no and walk away. But when we say yes and go forward, great and wonderful things will happen,” Fr. Mychal reportedly said.