To be perfectly honest, a single day isn’t enough for me to really reflect and pray over Our Lady’s newest message. I’m going to need a little more time. But upon first reading this new message, the first thought that came to me was Lent, and everything that encompasses this season. I thought about the… Continue reading Reflection – Our Lady’s New Message
February 25, 2007 – “Dear children! Open your heart to God’s mercy in this Lenten time. The Heavenly Father desires to deliver each of you from the slavery of sin. Therefore, little children, make good use of this time and through meeting with God in confession, leave sin and decide for holiness. Do this out… Continue reading Reflection – Our Lenten Season
(via Community in Mission) As a boy, I remember wondering why so many people liked to rush to Church to get ashes smudged on their foreheads. Frankly, I had some revulsion at the idea. I didn’t like it at all and would secretly rub them off when no one was looking. Today, though I’ll admit… Continue reading Five Meanings of the Ashes We Receive Today
Matthew 28:1-10 After the sabbath, as the first day of the week was dawning, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary came to see the tomb. And behold, there was a great earthquake; for an angel of the Lord descended from heaven, approached, rolled back the stone, and sat upon it. His appearance was like lightning… Continue reading Alleluia! He is Risen! Happy Easter!
John 18:1—19:42 Jesus went out with his disciples across the Kidron valley to where there was a garden, into which he and his disciples entered. Judas his betrayer also knew the place, because Jesus had often met there with his disciples. So Judas got a band of soldiers and guards from the chief priests and… Continue reading Good Friday
John 13:1-15 Before the feast of Passover, Jesus knew that his hour had come to pass from this world to the Father. He loved his own in the world and he loved them to the end. The devil had already induced Judas, son of Simon the Iscariot, to hand him over. So, during supper, fully… Continue reading Holy Thursday
Matthew 21:1-11 When Jesus and the disciples drew near Jerusalem and came to Bethphage on the Mount of Olives, Jesus sent two disciples, saying to them, “Go into the village opposite you, and immediately you will find a donkey tethered, and a colt with her. Untie them and bring them here to me. And if anyone… Continue reading Palm Sunday