Monthly Archives: February 2017

Week of February 19, 2017

So be perfect, just as your heavenly Father is perfect. —Mt. 5:48 We hear more challenges in our Scripture today.  Moses tells us to be holy because God is holy.  Jesus uses the word “perfect” instead of “holy.”  Whatever word you use that is quite a challenge.  One that seems impossible.  In her reflection on […]

Week of February 12, 2017

In the Roman Missal (that book I use for prayers at mass) there is a section entitled “Masses and Prayers for Various Needs and Occasions.”  At the information meeting we had on refugees Fr. Paul Turner recommended that we occasionally use the prayer for Refugees and Exiles that comes from that section of the missal.  […]