Blog posts from November, 2016

Thanksgiving: More of an Attitude than a Holiday

Church-candles-1475046605trg Our nation annually celebrates Thanksgiving Day on the 4th Thursday of November.  This year the holiday falls on November 24.  Throughout the country people will ...

Flexibly Fierce

Portraitmonumentimage01 Luke 19:11-28 In reflecting in the light of today’s gospel reading on some of the saints whom the Church remembers today, the phrase “fierce women” came to ...

Post-Election Reflection

Prayer for usa Dedication of St. John Lateran Ezekiel 47:1-2, 8-9, 12; 1 Corinthians 3:9c-11, 16-17; John 2:13-22   Well, it’s over.  Regardless of how divided our nation ...

Communion of the Saints

511034451 17ee152f19 b All Saints Day            Matthew 5:1-12 Yesterday in Sweden Pope Francis marked the beginning of the 500th year of ...