Humility – a Die Hard Virtue

by Sr. Juliemarie Mcdonald, SND. on 08/25/2016

in Ordinary Time

Twenty-second Sunday of Ordinary Time — Cycle C “For everyone who exults himself will be humbled, but the one who humbles himself shall be exulted.” (Lk 14:11) In the Bible the word humility appears thirty-four times. When I entered the convent the first virtue we were to examine and to live was humility. At that […]

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Waiting, Waiting, Waiting

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 08/05/2016

in Ordinary Time, Uncategorized

Nineteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time — Cycle C “You also must be prepared, for at an hour you do not expect, the Son of Man will come.” (Lk 12:40)  Advent time we wait for Jesus to arrive as our Savior. In this ordinary time we wait for Jesus to return. What are we doing in […]

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The Litany of Name Calling

by Sr. Juliemarie Mcdonald, SND on 06/17/2016

in Ordinary Time

The Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time Cycle C blog “But who do you say that I am?” (Lk 9:20)             Throughout the ages, our God has been known by many different names. In this week’s gospel Peter answered Jesus question by saying, “You are the Christ of God.” People who lived at Jesus’ time really […]

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Joy to the World

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 04/17/2014

in Easter

The Resurrection of the Lord–Easter  April 20, 2014 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 […]

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