Easter

Throne of Mercy

by Sr. Juliemarie Mcdonald, SND. on 04/21/2017

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Sunday of Divine Mercy–Easter April 23, 2017 “A man has no greater love than the lay down his life for his friends.” (John 15:13) Throne of Mercy Cross of Calvary is the Divine Throne of Mercy. Christ from the cross pleads, “Father forgive them for they know not what they do.” Good Friday, Christ’s death […]

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Joy to the World

by Sr. Juliemarie Mcdonald, SND. on 04/13/2017

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Easter Sunday   April 16, 2017 Joy to the World Joy to the world Rang out at the end of Advent For the Lord had come. Joy to the world Rings out once more For the Lord has risen! Both seasons, Advent and Lent Called us to patience and waiting. Hope filled our hearts with […]

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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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