Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time Cycle AJune 18, 2023 Today’s Scripture readings make today a kind of “vocation Sunday.” The Gospel relates how Jesus calls his 12 disciples after he has witnessed the crowds–people who are troubled and abandoned like
Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ Cycle AJune 11, 2023 As a friar I’ve had the privilege to go on pilgrimage. Traveling to a holy place with other pilgrims is an experience of getting to know
Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity Cycle AJune 4, 2023 As a friar, it sometimes happens that when I’ve planned a trip by car another member of my community asks to ride along. I confess it makes me stop and
Solemnity of Pentecost Cycle AMay 28, 2023 Shortly after Easter one year, a woman in my parish who had been received into the Church at the Easter Vigil told me how welcomed she felt in the Catholic family. The sense
Seventh Sunday of Easter Cycle AMay 21, 2023 How often do we promise to pray for someone we care about? Did you know there’s a special prayer for each of us prayed by Jesus himself? Today we read from John’s
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