Tag: Easter

  • Friday, April 24

    Friday, April 24

    Friday, April 24 There is real wisdom, Lord, in the adage ‘It is always Springtime in the heart that loves God.’  John 3:31 

  • Thursday, April 23

    Thursday, April 23

    Thursday, April 23, 2020 The one who comes from above is above all.  John 3:31 

  • Wednesday, April 22

    Wednesday, April 22

    Wednesday, April 22 God so loved the world that he gave his only Son. – John 3:16  The world around us prefers darkness to the light.  We choose the light and its life. 

  • Tuesday, April 21

    Tuesday, April 21

    Tuesday, April 21 The Feast of St. Anselm Bishop and Doctor of the Church  Saint Anselm was an Italian Benedictine monk, abbot, philosopher and theologian.  He was given the title “Father of Scholasticism” for his attempt to analyze and bring to light the truths of faith through reason.  

  • Monday, April 20

    Monday, April 20

    Monday, April 20 Blessed are all who take refuge in the Lord.  The Apostles continue to be filled with the Holy Spirit “and to speak the Word of God with boldness.” 

  • Divine Mercy Sunday

    Divine Mercy Sunday

    Divine Mercy Sunday Do you know the joy of the resurrection?   The Risen Lord Jesus revealed the glory of his resurrection to his disciples gradually and over time. Even after the apostles saw the empty tomb and heard the reports of Jesus’ appearance to the women, they were still weak in faith and fearful of being arrested by the Jewish authorities.

  • Easter Saturday

    Easter Saturday

    Saturday, April 18 Give us undying life.  There has been an outpouring of grace these holy days.  We ask that God continue to watch over us. 

  • Easter Friday

    Easter Friday

    Friday, April 17 Thank you for this covenant of reconciliation!  The Lord Jesus reveals himself to each of us   as we open our hearts to hear his word.   Do you recognize the Lord’s presence in your life   and do you accept his word with faith and trust? 

  • Easter Thursday

    Easter Thursday

    Thursday, April 16 May we be one in faith and love. The apostles’ acts continue the work of Jesus, through the ways they bring his liberating message and his healing. And Jesus is very much with us this week, offering us his peace. We ask to be able to share our faith and our love with others.

  • Easter Wednesday

    Easter Wednesday

    Wednesday, April 15 “Did not our hearts burn while he opened to us the Scriptures” Why was it difficult for the disciples to recognize the risen Lord? Jesus’ death scattered his disciples and shattered their hopes and dreams. They had hoped that he was the one to redeem Israel. They saw the cross as defeat and could not comprehend the empty tomb until the Lord Jesus appeared to them and gave them understanding.