Two

by Sr. Juliemarie Mcdonald, SND on 07/15/2018

in Ordinary Time

Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time–Cycle B July 12, 2018 “Jesus summoned the Twelve and began to send them out two by two…” (Mark 6:7a) Two Jesus has two messages for us this week: Simple Lifestyle And Companionship You are sent one. “Take nothing for the journey except two things: sandals and a walking stick.” If Jesus were sending us […]

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Misjudged

by Sr. Juliemarie Mcdonald, SND on 07/05/2018

in Ordinary Time

Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time–Cycle C July 8, 2018 “Is he not the carpenter, the son of Mary?…And they took offense at him.” (Mark 6:3) Misjudged Judged unjustly with no defense but Utter silence—lonely silence. Words spoken falsely, insincere words, Accusing—liar, liar! Words echoing, knocking at the walls Of sensitive, hurting conscience, Bouncing back with stinging volleying. […]

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A Sick Woman and a Dead Girl

by Sr. Juliemarie Mcdonald, SND on 06/29/2018

in Ordinary Time

Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time–Cycle C July 1, 2018 “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 06/22/2018

in Ordinary Time

Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time–Cycle C June 24, 2018 “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 06/15/2018

in Ordinary Time

Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time–Cycle C June 17, 2018 “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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Bread Baskets

by webadmin on 06/01/2018

in Ordinary Time

While they were eating he took bread, said the blessing, broke it,gave it to them, and said, “Take it; this is my body.”(Mark 14:22) Feast of the Body and Blood of Christ, Cycle B June 3, 2018

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