Tag Archives: Good Shepherd

Lost Sheep

This is my favorite artistic rendering of the Good Shepherd and the lost lamb.  To me, it shows Christ’s immense love for us, and the great lengths He will go to – to try to rescue us and to bring … Continue reading

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The Feasts of Saints Monica and Augustine

Yesterday was the feast of St. Monica, an “extraordinary ordinary” woman with whom so many mothers can relate.  She raised her son to be a good, faithful, moral boy, but Augustine went down the wrong path.  He had a “rap … Continue reading

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Reflection for Sunday’s Gospel, July 22, 2012

Readings for Sunday, July 22, 2012 As I read and pondered the readings for this Sunday, I had many thoughts cross my mind: In the first reading, as the prophet Jeremiah writes, “Woe to the shepherds who mislead and scatter … Continue reading

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Reflection on Today’s Gospel, Sunday, April 29th

Gospel John 10:11-18 Jesus said: “I am the good shepherd. A good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep. A hired man, who is not a shepherd and whose sheep are not his own, sees a wolf coming and … Continue reading

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