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

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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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Two Warriors’ Tendency

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 05/14/2015

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Ascension–Cycle B May 17, 2015 “Beloved, if God so loved us, we also must love one another.” (John 4:1a) Two Warriors’ Tendency Change is mighty and powerful. Throughout the ages, Sages have philosophized about changing systems to improve the world: Herbert Marcuse, Marx, Freud, and Habermas to name a few. Humans primarily have two tendencies: Creating […]

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Chosen Friend

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 05/07/2015

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Sixth Sunday of Easter–Cycle B May 10, 2015 “I have called you friends, because I have told you everything I have heard from the Father.” (John 15:15b) Chosen Friend “God Almighty has set in motion the laws that bond one person to another and groups of people to each other. He invented friendship and has set […]

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Fruit Baskets for the Lord

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 04/30/2015

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Fifth Sunday of Easter–Cycle B May 3, 2015 “Remain in me, as I remain in you.” (John 15:9b) Fruit Baskets for the Lord When do we glorify God as we daily trod the broad and narrow paths of life? The Word of God, Jesus reveals the answer in a story. We need never worry; he is […]

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The Voice

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 04/23/2015

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Fourth Sunday of Easter–Cycle B April 26, 2015 “He walks ahead of them, and the sheep follow him, because they recognize his voice.” (John 10:4) The Voice Do you hear voices? Of course you do…in fact you hear voices every day! Whose voice do you hear? You hear these voices and more: Mom’s, Dad’s, and […]

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