Monthly Archives: April 2019

  • Easter Sunday

    Posted on April 20, 2019 by in Reflections on Sunday Gospels

    Out of darkness into the Light     This Easter Sunday I would like to focus on the experience of three people, Mary Magdalene, Thomas, and Peter.  They each have something to teach us about ourselves, Jesus and the Resurrection.  We will look at their individual reaction to the death of Jesus,  Jesus’ individual reaction to each of them, and […]

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  • Palm/Passion Sunday “C”

    Posted on April 13, 2019 by in Reflections on Sunday Gospels

    Double Triumph. Introduction:  Today has two triumphs, triumphal entry into Jerusalem with the Palms and procession, the triumph of Jesus over death, sin, and darkness through his passion and death. Two qualitative commentaries on this Sunday’s Gospel I quote for me and for you: From Celebrate, March?April 2001 “There is a sense in which the passion of […]

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  • Lent 5 “C”

    Posted on April 1, 2019 by in Reflections on Sunday Gospels

    Live Newly Introduction:  Today’s liturgy focuses on leaving the past and beginning something new.  This idea is heard in all three readings.  In the first reading we hear God say:  “See I am doing something new.”  It speaks of God forming a people for himself.  The second reading speaks of something new in knowing “Christ and the power flowing from his […]

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