W.W.J.D.

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 01/29/2015

in Ordinary Time

Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time February 1, 2015 “Everyone is looking for you.” (Mark 1:37) W.W.J.D. What would Jesus do in the circumstances of his daily life? We find the answer in Mark’s gospel. The mother-in-law of Peter was sick with a fever. What would Jesus do? With great compassion and love, Jesus cured her. […]

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Going Fishing

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 01/22/2015

in Ordinary Time

Third Sunday in Ordinary Time January 25, 2015 “Come after me, and I will make you fishers of men.” (Mark 1:17b) Going Fishing What can fishing teach us about Evangelization? Lots. Let’s Learn. There are many types of fish in different oceans, lakes and seas. Not only is there a variety of fish, each person on […]

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R.S.V.P.

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 01/15/2015

in Ordinary Time

Second Sunday in Ordinary Time January 18, 2015 “Come and you will see.” (John 1:38b) R.S.V.P. Dear Friends, You are cordially invited to attend the King’s Banquet. Christ the King Hear ye, hear ye, You are invited. Please respond. How many times the King has sent this invitation to you in surprises and disguises! Which […]

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A Call to Repentance

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 01/08/2015

in Ordinary Time

The Baptism and the Lord–Ordinary Time January 11, 2015 “You are my beloved Son; with you I am well pleased.” (Mark 1:11) A Call to Repentance With John the Baptist we wonder, “Why?” Why would the Son of God ask John for the Baptism of Repentance? Since Baptism of the Spirit unites humanity to God, […]

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Earth’s Kingdom

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 01/01/2015

in Christmas

The Epiphany of the Lord–Christmas & Epiphany January 4, 2015 “Your Kingdom come, your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.” (Matthew 6:10) Earth’s Kingdom Wake up, people of God. You have a Kingdom to rule. “For all of you who were baptized into Christ and have clothed yourself with Christ.” (Galatians 3:26-28) […]

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Ideal Family Life

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 12/25/2014

in Christmas

The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph–Christmas & Epiphany December 28, 2014 “Whoever reveres his father will love a long life; he who obeys his father brings comfort to his mother.” (Sirach 3:1) Ideal Family Life Joseph, head of the household, Mary, heart of their home, Jesus, the obedient Son, Ideal model for families. […]

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