Tag Archives: 2011

Reflection on Today’s Gospel, November 13, 2011

In today’s gospel, Jesus tells the parable of the servants with the talents.  God made each of us out of love.  He gifted us with certain talents and aptitudes that are ours alone.  He does not give us these treasures … Continue reading

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Call No Man “Father”

This Sunday’s gospel is one of those “controversial” ones as far as Catholics and our Protestant brothers and sisters in Christ are concerned.  In it, Jesus said,  “As for you, do not be called ‘Rabbi.’ You have but one teacher, … Continue reading

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Reflections on Sunday’s Gospel, September 18, 2011

I’m sitting up in bed trying to prepare my busy little brain for mass tomorrow.  I thought I’d share some of my own reflections on Sunday’s readings. I was surely comforted by the prophet Isaiah’s words, “For my thoughts are … Continue reading

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The Challenge – Today’s Readings September 4, 2011

The messages given to us by the prophet Ezekiel in today’s first reading and the message of Matthew’s gospel really screamed to me today!  I left mass feeling a bit unsettled. One of the “spiritual works of mercy” is to … Continue reading

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