Good Shepherd

Ascension

by Sr. Juliemarie Mcdonald, SND on 05/13/2018

in Easter

“Jesus said to his disciples: Go into the whole world and proclaim the gospel to every creature.” (Mark 16:15 ) Feast of the Ascension, Cycle B

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“Do you Hear Me Now?”

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

in Easter

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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What About You?

by Sr. Juliemarie Mcdonald, SND on 08/20/2015

in Ordinary Time

Twenty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time-Cycle B “Jesus then said to the Twelve, ‘Do you also want to leave?”‘ (John 6:67} What About You? Day by day, week by week, month by month, year by year, routines and rut living leave little choice. We live and move and have our being in robot land. At some […]

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What About You?

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 08/23/2012

in Ordinary Time

Twenty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time—Cycle B August 26, 2012 “Jesus then said to the Twelve, ‘Do you also want to leave?’” (John 6:67) What About You? Day by day, week by week, month by month, year by year, routines and rut living leave little choice. We live and move and have our being in robot […]

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Ascension

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 05/17/2012

in Easter

Jesus said to his disciples: “Go into the whole world and proclaim the gospel to every creature.” (Mark 16:15 ) A Prayer Poem by Sister Juliemarie McDonald, SND for the Feast of the Ascension, Cycle B (Note: At the discretion of your bishop, this solemnity may be celebrated on Thursday, May 17 or on Sunday, […]

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The Art of Shepherding

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 04/27/2012

in Easter

I am the good shepherd, I know mine and mine know me… (John 10:14) A Prayer Poem by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND for the Fourth Sunday of Easter April 29, 2012 Shepherding is an art. People, like sheep, are fragile and defenseless. Like sheep, they are shortsighted. The saving factor of sheep and us is […]

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