Gospel Reflection for May 10, 2020 – 5th Sunday of Easter

Scripture Readings: Acts 6.1-7, 1 Peter 2.4-9; John 14.1-12 Jesus spoke to his disciples. “Do not let your hearts be troubled. Believe in God and believe in me. In my Father’s house are many mansions.…Philip asked Jesus, “Lord, show us the Father and that will be enough for us.” Jesus replied,”All this time I have been withContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for May 10, 2020 – 5th Sunday of Easter”

Gospel Reflection for April 26, 2020 – 3rd Sunday of Easter

Scripture Readings: Acts 2.14, 22-33; 1 Peter 1.17-21; Luke 24.13-35 “The two disciples urged the stranger, ‘Stay with us, for it is nearly evening.’ …So the stranger went in to stay with them. When he was at table with them, he took bread, blessed and broke it, and gave it to them. Then their eyesContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for April 26, 2020 – 3rd Sunday of Easter”

Gospel Reflection for July 21, 2019, 16th Sunday Ordinary Time

Sunday Readings: Genesis 18.1-10; Colossians 1.24-28; Luke 10.38-42 “Jesus entered a village where a woman named Martha welcomed him to her home. She had a sister named Mary, who seated herself at the Lord’s feet and listened to his teachings”  – Luke 10.38-39 In Sunday’s gospel Mary sits at Jesus’ feet to listen to hisContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for July 21, 2019, 16th Sunday Ordinary Time”

Gospel Reflection for August 21, 2016, 21st Sunday Ordinary Time

Sunday Readings: Isaiah 66.18-21; Hebrews 12.5-7, 11-13; Luke 13.22-30 “Strive to enter through the narrow door.” (Luke 13.24) A door or gate always represents choice. As long as a room has a door, we can enter and exit it. We can choose to go in and choose to leave, to enclose or expand ourselves. AContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for August 21, 2016, 21st Sunday Ordinary Time”

Gospel Reflection for May 1, 2016, 6th Sunday of Easter

Sunday Readings: Acts 15.1-2,22-29; Revelation 21.10-14; John 14.23-29  “Those who love me will keep my word and my Father will love them. To them we will come and make our home.” (John 14.23) Sunday’s gospel tell us that when people live like Jesus, they discover Jesus and his Father within them. We learn and relearnContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for May 1, 2016, 6th Sunday of Easter”

Gospel Reflection for January 18, 2015, 2nd Sunday of Ordinary Time

Sunday Readings: 1 Samuel 3.3-10,19; 1 Corinthians 6.13-15,17-20; John 1.35-42 John the Baptist points out Jesus to two of his disciples, Andrew and another. They  follow Jesus, who turns, sees them, and ask what they are looking for.    Andrew said to him, “Teacher, where are you staying?” Jesus said to them, “Come and see.”Continue reading “Gospel Reflection for January 18, 2015, 2nd Sunday of Ordinary Time”