Archive for March 2009

The Saraph and the Cross

John 8: 21-30 Num 21: 4-9, / Psa 102 When you have lifted up the Son of Man, then you will realize that I am He… (John 8:28) We need resistance to get across Life’s trials, problems and pressures; Better to bear the weight of the Cross Than the fat of the world’s pleasures. Again […]

On Judging Others

John 8: 1-11 Dn 13: 1-9,15-17, 19-30,33-62 / Psa 23 Then neither do I condemn you…. Go now and leave your life of sin. (John 8:11) God alone can make us virtuous; No good we do can we claim our own. Jesus tells those who feel righteous: “Let him without sin cast the first stone.” […]

Standing Up for Jesus

John 7: 40-53 Jer 11: 18-20/ Ps 7: 2-3, 9-12 No man ever spoke like this man! (John 7:46) Your will, O Lord, is our command In our quest for transformation; Grant us the grace to understand Your divine plan of salvation. When they heard these words, some of the people said, “This is really […]

Temporary Shelters

John 7: 1-2, 10, 25-30 Wis 2: 1a, 12-22 / Psa 34 Now the Jewish festival of Booths was near. . . (John 7:2) This is but a short life we live, With shelter in a fragile shell; But our hope leads us to believe Celestial homes are where we’ll dwell. After this Jesus went […]

Witnessing for Jesus

John 5: 31-47 Ex 32: 7-14 / Psa 106 For the very work that the Father has given me to finish, and which I am doing, testifies that the Father has sent me. (John 5:36) When we share our life testimony We give thanks to glorify God’s Name. What we share in our humility Is […]

The Annunciation

Luke 1: 26-38 Isa 7: 10-14; 8:10 / Psa 40 / Heb 10: 4-10 “I am the Lord’s servant. May it be to me as you have said.” (Luke 1:38) Her virtues that we emulate Will shield us from all tribulation; Today let’s pause to celebrate Her ‘Yes’ that led to our redemption In the […]