Easter

Spirit of the Living God

by Sr. Juliemarie Mcdonald, SND. on 05/17/2016

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 Pentecost Sunday — Cycle C May 9, 2016 “the Paraclete, the Holy Spirit whom Abba God will send in my name, will instruct you in everything and she will remind you of all that I told you.” (Jn 14:26) Spirit of the Living God Each time the celebration of Pentecost arrives in the cycle of […]

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Ascension Sunday

by Sr. Juliemarie Mcdonald, SND. on 05/06/2016

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Ascension Sunday — Cycle C May 8, 2016 Ascension Sunday Read:    Acts 1:1-11     Eph 1:17-23     Lk 24:46-53 Reflection:             “You are witnesses of these things.” (Lk 24:48) Because the disciples were witnesses of Jesus’ ministry, death, rising and ascension, he commissioned them to preach in his name. Anthony J. Gittens reminds disciples that “to be […]

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Memory Loss

by Sr. Juliemarie Mcdonald, SND. on 04/28/2016

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Sixth Sunday of Easter May 1, 2016 “The Advocate, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, will teach you everything, and remind you of all that I told you.” (Jn 14: 26) Memory Loss Have you ever stood at the bottom of the stairs and wondered, “Am I going up or […]

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Newness

by webadmin on 04/21/2016

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Fifth Sunday of Easter April 24, 2016 “A new commandment I give you; Love one another as I have loved you.”                                                                                                                         (Jn 13:34) Newness New converts, New heaven and a new earth, And a New commandment, Become the theme of today’s Gospel readings. If the new comes in, the old usually goes out, yet […]

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“Do you Hear Me Now?”

by Sr. Juliemarie Mcdonald, SND. on 04/14/2016

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Fourth Sunday of Easter April 17, 2016 “My  sheep hear my voice,I know them and they follow me.” (Jn 10: 1) “Do you Hear Me Now?”   Abbot Boltwood told this story in one of his homilies. When a sheep strayed from the flock, the shepherd would search until the run-away was found. He would […]

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Breakfast on the Beach

by Sr. Juliemarie Mcdonald, SND. on 04/06/2016

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Third Sunday of Easter April 10, 2016 “I’m going fishing…We also will come with you.” Breakfast on the Beach  Jesus said to them, “Children, have you caught anything to eat? They answered him, “NO!” The man on the beach once again became a teacher. “Cast your net over the right side of the boat and […]

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