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Of Leprosy and Mercy

Luke 5: 12-16 1 Jn 5: 5-13 / Ps 147 Lord, if you are willing, you can make me clean. (Luke 5:12) Grant us the wisdom, Lord Jesus, By the Father’s Will abide. With Your healing Word release us From the “leprosy” of pride. While Jesus was in one of the towns, a man came […]

Jesus, A Promise Fulfilled

Luke 4: 14-22 1 Jn 4: 19 – 5: 4 / Ps 72: 1-2, 14-15, 17 The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he has anointed me to preach the good news to the poor. (Luke 4:18) As His words and works have won us To this ministry of Jesus, May God’s Spirit […]

Overcoming Trials with Love

Mark 6: 45-52 1 Jn 4: 11-18 / Ps 72: 1-2, 10, 12-13 “There is no fear in love, but perfect love drives out fear because fear has to do with punishment, and so one who fears is not yet perfect in love.” (1 John 4:18) Without love we fear the specter Of raging storms, […]

The Miracle of Compassion

Mark 6: 34-44 1Jn 4:7-10 / Ps 72:1-4,7-8 He had compassion for them, because they were like sheep without a shepherd; and He began to teach them many things. (Mark 6:34) No matter how little we give, With compassion, it will expand. If we have love and just believe, We can raise hundreds of thousands. […]

His Ministry for Me

Matthew 4:12-17,23-25 1Jn 3:22–- 4:6 / Ps 2:7-8,10-12 Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is near. (Matthew 4:17) Jesus went all over Galilee To heal the sick of body and soul; We too must have a ministry If we seek to follow the Master’s Goal. When Jesus heard that John had been imprisoned, he withdrew […]

Feast of St. John Neumann

John 1: 43-51 1 Jn 3:11-21 / Ps 100:1-5 Can anything good come from Nazareth? (John 1:46) Let us walk in humility, Not be blinded by prejudice; When we hear God’s call, “Follow me” ‘We shall see greater things than this.’ Jesus decided to go to Galilee. Finding Philip, he said to him, “Follow me.” […]