Sunday Reflection

  • Sixth Sunday of Easter: Three Cultures

    May 26, 2019

    Today’s first reading presents the solution to the great internal struggle of the Primitive or Earliest Church. Externally, it was the question of whether or not gentile Christians had to practise Jewish customs.

  • Fifth Sunday of Easter: Behold, I make all things new

    May 19, 2019

    It was extraordinary. No one could have ever expected it to happen. People whom the Jewish people normally referred to as the dogs, the gentiles, were listening to the preaching of Jewish missionaries and were flocking to become members of the New Way, the Way of Jesus Christ.

  • Fourth Sunday of Easter: How to do your Laundry

    May 12, 2019

    We are all also aware of the thousands who are suffering in this present day because they are Christians. God’s love for them is strong. They may be assaulted, or even killed, but they will never die.

  • Third Sunday of Easter: A Tale of Two Fires

    May 05, 2019

    The night was cold. People sat around a fire the way people do when they are trying to warm up. They were real close to each other, jockeying for a place where they could feel the flames.

  • Second Sunday of Easter, Divine Mercy Sunday: Mercy for Doubters

    Apr 28, 2019

    “Bless me, Father, for I have sinned. Father, I have horrible doubts. Sometimes, I wonder if God exists. Sometimes, I think that He’s not concerned about me.

  • Easter Sunday: Vehicles of Divine Mercy

    Apr 21, 2019

    In our church, as well as in many churches, there is a Divine Mercy image. It is fitting to have a continual reminder of the Mercy of God.

  • Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion: Between Heaven and Earth

    Apr 14, 2019

    And they raised Him up on a cross. He was between heaven and earth. On the ground, yet raised up to the sky. He was with His People, with Us, but He was also with His Father.

  • Fifth Sunday of Lent: Throwing Stones

    Apr 07, 2019

    The Lord is not concerned about what sins we have committed. He is not concerned with which commandments we have broken. He is only concerned about what these sins are doing to us.

  • Fourth Sunday of Lent: The Prodigal Son and Beyond

    Mar 31, 2019

    This Sunday we have the parable of the Prodigal Son or, as it is sometimes called, the Parable of the Forgiving Father.

  • Third Sunday of Lent: There is still time

    Mar 24, 2019

    Sometimes, when I speak with people preparing for marriage, I feel like a life insurance salesman. I tell them that you really need to have life insurance just in case something horrible happens.