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Greater Things

by webadmin on 05/12/2017

in Easter

Fifth Sunday of Easter–Cycle A May 14, 2017 “The person who trusts me will not only do what I’m doing, but even greater things, because I, on my way to the Father, am giving you the same work to do that I have been doing.” (The Message, E. H. Peterson, p. 1738, John 14:12) Greater Things […]

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The Desert of Daily Temptations

by Juliemarie Mcdonald, SND. on 02/12/2016

in Lent

First Sunday of Lent — Cycle C February 14, 2016 “When the devil had finished every temptation, he departed from him for a time.” (Lk 4:13) The Desert of Daily Temptations Jesus spent 40 days in the desert, tempted by the ancient serpent: -Pleasure, -Power, -Puffing up of Ego. Jesus took on humanity with all […]

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Two Warriors’ Tendency

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 05/14/2015

in Easter

Ascension–Cycle B May 17, 2015 “Beloved, if God so loved us, we also must love one another.” (John 4:1a) Two Warriors’ Tendency Change is mighty and powerful. Throughout the ages, Sages have philosophized about changing systems to improve the world: Herbert Marcuse, Marx, Freud, and Habermas to name a few. Humans primarily have two tendencies: Creating […]

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Greater Things

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 05/15/2014

in Easter

Fifth Sunday of Easter–Cycle A May 18, 2014 “The person who trusts me will not only do what I’m doing, but even greater things, because I, on my way to the Father, am giving you the same work to do that I have been doing.” (The Message, E. H. Peterson, p. 1738, John 14:12) Greater Things […]

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Litany of Service

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 10/18/2012

in Ordinary Time

Twenty-ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time—Cycle B October 21, 2012 “For the Son of Man did not come to be served but to serve and to give his life as a ransom for many.” (Mark 10:45) Litany of Service “Only a life lived in service to others is worth living.”Let me be as Christ to you. […]

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