A Sick Woman and a Dead Girl

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 06/25/2015

in Ordinary Time

Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time–Cycle C June 28, 2015 “Who touched my clothes?” (Mark 5:30) A Sick Woman and a Dead Girl A Sick Daughter One of the rulers of the synagogue, Jairus, fell at the feet of Jesus. “My little daughter is dying.” “Come and lay your hands on her.” (Mark 5:22-23) Jesus and some […]

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Weathering Soul Storms

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 06/18/2015

in Ordinary Time

Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time–Cycle C June 21, 2015 “Teacher do you not care that we are perishing?” “Why are you terrified?” (Mark 4:38b, 4:40) Weathering Soul Storms   What or who is terrifying you? In the chaotic days of our soul storms, many things or persons bring fear to us. Fear of: God, death, failure, […]

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Growth Pains

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 06/11/2015

in Ordinary Time

Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time–Cycle C June 14, 2015 “This is how it is with the kingdom of God; it is as if a man scatters seed on the land and would sleep and rise night and day and seed would sprout and grow, he knows not how.” (Mark 4:26-27) Growth Pains “Don’t try so […]

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Eat This Bread; Drink This Cup

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 06/04/2015

in Easter

The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (Corpus Christi)–Cycle B June 7, 2015 “Then after signing a hymn, they went out to the Mount of Olives.” (Mark 14:26) Eat This Bread; Drink This Cup On this Feast of the Body and Blood of Christ, Here I am Lord. God in His […]

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Community of the Trinity

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 05/28/2015

in Easter

The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity–Cycle B May 31, 2015 “Go therefore, and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always.” (Matthew […]

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Breath of God

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 05/21/2015

in Easter

Pentecost–Cycle B May 24, 2015 “Jesus breathed on them and said, ‘Receive the Holy Spirit…the Spirit of truth, will guide you to all truth.’” (John 20:22b) Breath of God Child of God, breath of God, disciples of God are we. Baptism and Confirmation commission us to serve God and to serve others. Today, we will […]

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