Archive for 'Reconciliation'

Dealing with Conflicts

Matthew 5: 20-26 Ezek 18:21-28 / Psa 130: 1-8 Go first and be reconciled with your brother, then come and offer your gift. (Matthew 5:24) For the sake of peace, may I be meek, To do what is right as Jesus would, And even offer the other cheek, To understand, than be understood. Jesus said […]

Resolving Conflicts

Matthew 5: 20-26 1 kgs 18:41-46 / Psa 65 Go first and be reconciled with your brother, then come and offer your gift. (Matthew 5:24) Help me to find the peace that I seek, To yield what is right as Jesus would, And even offer the other cheek, And understand, than be understood. Jesus said […]

Resolving Conflicts

Matthew 5: 20-26 2 Cor 3:15—4:1,3-6 / Ps 85 Go first and be reconciled with your brother, then come and offer your gift. (Matthew 5:24) Help me to find the peace that I seek, To yield what is right as Jesus would, And even offer the other cheek, And understand, than be understood. Jesus said […]

The Feast of Sts. Peter and Paul

Matthew 16:13-19 Acts 12:1-11 / Ps 34 / 2Tm 4:6-8,17-18 I will give you the keys of the kingdom of heaven. (Matthew 16:19) May the Lord grant us the wisdom To ensure our soul’s salvation — To use the keys of His kingdom For love and reconciliation. Now when Jesus came into the district of […]

The Sacrament of Reconciliation

John 13: 1-15 Ex 12: 1-8, 11-14 / Ps 116: 12-13, 15-18 / 1 Cor 11: 23-26 You do not realize now what I am doing, but later you will understand. (John 13:7) Now we understand the reason why This will culminate the time of Lent: Our heart and soul Christ will purify By ‘washing […]