Solitude

W.W.J.D.

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 02/05/2015

in Ordinary Time

Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time February 8, 2015 “Everyone is looking for you.” (Mark 1:37) W.W.J.D. What would Jesus do in the circumstances of his daily life? We find the answer in Mark’s gospel. The mother-in-law of Peter was sick with a fever. What would Jesus do? With great compassion and love, Jesus cured her. She […]

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Satisfied

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 07/31/2014

in Ordinary Time

Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time–Cycle A August 3, 2014 “Taking the five loaves and the two fish and looking up to heaven, he gave thanks and broke the loaves. Then he gave them to the disciples, and the disciples gave them to the people.” (Matthew 14:19)     Satisfied Seeking solace, Jesus steals away for solitude. Searching crowds follow. […]

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Merry-Go-Round

by Sr. Juliemarie McDonald, SND on 07/19/2012

in Ordinary Time

“Come away by yourselves to a deserted place and rest a while.” (Mark 6:31b) Prayer Poem for the Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time—Cycle B July 22, 2012 Mount the “Merry-Go-Round” of life, of ups and downs, of glory and strife. “Round and round she goes, where she stops nobody knows.” Sleep, eat, work, eat, work, […]

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