Monthly Archives: September 2019

Week of September 29, 2019

Canticle of Mary (Magnificat) Luke 1:46-55 My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord, my spirit rejoices in God my Savior for he has looked with favor on his lowly servant. From this day all generations will call me blessed: the Almighty has done great things for me, and holy is his Name. He has […]

Week of September 22, 2019

Below is a reflection that was part of a homily given by Fr. Walter Burghardt, SJ on today’s Gospel from Luke. The parable of the Dishonest Manager is challenging to every Christian, especially if you are gifted with the good things of earth, or hold in your hands the living or dying of others, or […]

Week of September 15, 2019

In his letter to all of you Bishop Johnston stated that his first hope was that in releasing the list of diocesan clergy with substantiated abuse of minors allegations it will acknowledge the survivors of clergy sexual abuse and their wounds. The bishop also asks us to pray for those who are in need of […]

Week of September 8, 2019

Whoever does not carry his own cross and come after me cannot be my disciple. Lk. 14:27 Jesus didn’t hide the reality from his disciples. He pointed out the difficulties, the hardships, and the sacrifices that would be required of those who would follow him.  He told them in no uncertain terms that it wouldn’t […]