Gratitude

Weeds and Wheat

by Sr. Juliemarie Mcdonald, SND. on 07/21/2017

in Ordinary Time

Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time–Cycle A July 23, 2017 “While everyone was asleep his enemy came and sowed weeds all through the wheat, and then went off.” (Matthew 13:25)    Weeds and Wheat Usually, we close our eyes and sleep when the sun goes down bringing darkness. There are other kinds of darkness. “I haven’t got […]

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1-991-Abba (means Father)

by Sr. Juliemarie Mcdonald, SND. on 10/14/2016

in Ordinary Time

Twenty-ninth Sunday of Ordinary Time “…proclaim the word; be persistent whether it is convenient or inconvenient.” (2 Timothy 4:2) Jesus tells the story of a very persistent widow, who seeks justice from a judge. The judge fears neither God nor man. However, the persistent widow wears him down through her tenacious asking for justice. Every […]

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Attitude of Gradtitude

by Sr. Juliemarie Mcdonald, SND. on 10/04/2016

in Ordinary Time

Twenty-eighth Sunday of Ordinary Time — Cycle C Jesus replied,”Ten were made cleansed were they not? Where are the other nine?”(Lk 17: 17) When children are old enough to understand, the mother teaches them this important phrase-THANK YOU. In the Parable of the Ten Lepers, only the Samaritan remembered the early learned phrase and returned […]

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Weeds and Wheat

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 07/18/2014

in Ordinary Time

Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time–Cycle A July 20, 2014 “While everyone was asleep his enemy came and sowed weeds all through the wheat, and then went off.” (Matthew 13:25)     Weeds and Wheat Usually, we close our eyes and sleep when the sun goes down bringing darkness. There are other kinds of darkness. “I haven’t got […]

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