Archive for 'Conscience'

The Lamp of the Body

Matthew 6: 19-23 2 Cor 11: 18,21-30 / Psa 34 If your eyes are healthy, your whole body will be full of light. But if your eyes are unhealthy, your whole body will be full of darkness. (Matthew 6:22-23) We are blind to the real treasure If the wealth of this world is our goal; […]

The Good Samaritan

Luke 10: 25-37 Gal 1: 6-12 / Ps 111: 1b-2, 7-10 And who is my neighbor? (Luke 10:29) Jesus is the Good Samaritan Who came to save mankind from sin; May we also lend a helping hand To one in need, stranger or kin. A scholar of the law stood up to test Jesus. “Teacher,” […]

Clean Inside and Out

Matthew 23: 23-26 2 Thes 2: 1-3a. 14-17 / Ps 96: 10-13 You pay tithes of mint and dill and cummin, but have neglected the weightier things of the law: judgment and mercy and fidelity. (Matthew 23:23) What lies within is what is real, And no amount of scheme or stealth Can hide that time […]

Storing Up On The Real Treasure

Matthew 6: 19-23 2 Cor 11:18.21-30 / Ps 34 For where your treasure is, there also will your heart be. (Matthew 6:23) We are blind to the real treasure If the wealth of this world is our goal; We will find the cost beyond measure If it should mean the loss of our soul. Jesus […]


Luke 1: 39-56 Zep 3:14-18 or Rom 12:9-16 / Is 12:2-6 Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the fruit of your womb. (Luke 1:42) For all abortions men performed All the angels in heaven mourn; May all – by God’s will be transformed – Rejoice for every baby born! In those days Mary […]

The God Who is Faithful and True

John 13: 21-33, 36-38 Is 49:1-6 / Ps 71: 1-6, 15,17 Will you lay down your life for me? Amen, amen, I say to you, the cock will not crow before you deny me three times. (John 13:38) God tempers our fidelity In the fire of tests and trials. He’ll turn to good all inequities, […]