Tag Archives: Scripture

June 28

Prayer Workshop: Lectio Divina

We’re encouraged to pray with the Scriptures so often, but less often are we instructed how to pray with the Scriptures. This is one way.

January 06

Epiphany: God made manifest

Epiphany is a marvelous and rich feast. Delightfully, that richness lingers throughout this whole last week of the Christmas season as we approach the Feast of the Baptism of the Lord. We see embers of that richness reflected in the prayers offered in the Church’s liturgy and in the readings proclaimed from Sacred Scripture. We […]

December 16

“…the Word of our God stands forever.”

  A voice says, “Cry out!”     And I said, “What shall I cry?” All people are grass,     their constancy is like the flower of the field. The grass withers, the flower fades,     when the breath of the Lord blows upon it;     surely the people are grass. The grass withers, the flower fades;     but the word […]

July 31

Give Everything

Matthew 28:16-20 The eleven disciples went to Galilee, to the mountain to which Jesus had ordered them. When they saw him, they worshiped, but they doubted. Then Jesus approached and said to them, “All power in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Go, therefore, and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and […]

April 02

Psalm 16 and What Jesus Knows /// A Deep Thought with a Simple Example

What was in the mind of Jesus, when He walked around Israel in our human flesh? He was God before He came. He is God after He ascends. But what about when He came and walked around on earth? Did He know everything that was going to happen for Him?  Did He know that He […]

March 11

The Open Heart of Our Father God

“His father saw him and was moved with compassion, and ran to him…” (Lk 15:20) God’s incomprehensible love of penitent sinners*.  Though the sinner has offended Him so grievously and so often, yet He reproaches him not, but forgives him everything, and restores him to his former rights and dignity of sonship. – He re-clothes […]