Holy Spirit

Temples of the Holy Spirit

by Sr. Juliemarie Mcdonald, SND. on 05/19/2017

in Easter

Sixth Sunday of Easter–Cycle A May 21, 2017 “I will not leave you orphans; I will come to you.” (John 14:18) Temples of the Holy Spirit How many orphans do you know? Actually, the answer should be none. God, keeper of promises, will not leave us orphans. He will send us a helper, an Advocate. Advocate: […]

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Three in One

by Sr. Juliemarie Mcdonald, SND. on 05/24/2016

in Feasts Celebrated on Sunday

Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity Sunday — Cycle C May 22, 2016 “Holy Spirit, come and live in us; renew your people and all creation, Alleluia.” (Psalm 114) Three in One Mysterious are you, Holy Trinity. Revealed in acts of creation, redemption and inspiration, Abba, Father, Word made flesh, Spirit Breath of God, I […]

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In Sight

by Sr. Juliemarie Mcdonald SND. on 10/22/2015

in Ordinary Time

Thirtieth Sunday of Ordinary Time — Cycle B  October 25, 2015 “What do you want me to do for you?” “Master, I want to see.” (Mk 10: 51) In Sight  “I am not blind,” you say. Of course you can’t see this kind of blindness, but perhaps, nearly all of us are interiorly blind. Maybe […]

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Do’s and Don’ts of Discipleship

by Sr. Juliemarie Mcdonald, SND on 08/05/2015

in Ordinary Time

Nineteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time-Cycle C “Do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God…” (Eph 4:30a) Do’s and Don’ts of Discipleship “I sought the Lord and he answered me…” (Ps 34: 5a) “…blessed the one who takes refuge in God.” (Ps 34: 9b)             It is written in the Prophets: ‘They shall all be taught by […]

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Breath of God

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 05/21/2015

in Easter

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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Opinions

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 08/21/2014

in Ordinary Time

Twenty-first Sunday in Ordinary Time–Cycle A August 24, 2014 “He was not telling them to beware of the leaven of bread, but the teaching of the Pharisees and Sadducees.” (Matthew 16:12b) Opinions “Who do people say the Son of Man is?”(Matthew 16:13b) “John the Baptist, Elijah, Jeremiah or one of the great prophets,” responded the simple […]

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