Daily Reflections

May 14, 2019
St. Matthias
Acts 1:15-17,20-26  +  John 15:9-17    So they proposed two, Joseph… and Matthias.    Saint Matthias is mentioned by name only once in the Scriptures, on the occasion of his… Read More
May 13, 2019
Monday of the 4th Week of Easter
Acts 11:1-18  +  John 10:1-10    “I came so that they might have life and have it more abundantly.”    Often when we picture the Good Shepherd, we imagine him… Read More
May 12, 2019
The Fourth Sunday of Easter
Acts 13:14,43-52  +  Revelation 7:9,14-17  +  John 10:27-30 click on the line above to read the scriptures    “My sheep hear my voice; I know them, and they follow me.”… Read More
May 11, 2019
Saturday of the 3rd Week of Easter
Acts 9:31-42  +  John 6:60-69    “To whom shall we go?  You have the words of eternal life.”    What does it mean to accept the Bread of Life?  For… Read More
May 10, 2019
Friday of the 3rd Week of Easter
 Acts 9:1-20  +  John 6:52-59    “For my Flesh is true food, and my Blood is true drink.”    Jesus, like any good teacher, responds to the ignorance of those… Read More
May 9, 2019
Thursday of the 3rd Week of Easter
Acts 8:26-40  +  John 6:44-51    “…the bread that I will give is my flesh for the life of the world.”    Jesus first declares, “I am the Bread of… Read More
May 8, 2019
Wednesday of the 3rd Week of Easter
Acts 8:1-8  +  John 6:35-40    “…whoever comes to Me will never hunger, and whoever believes in Me will never thirst.”    One benefit of attending weekday Mass is how… Read More
May 7, 2019
Tuesday of the 3rd Week of Easter
Acts 7:51—8:1  +  John 6:30-35    “…my Father gives you the true bread from heaven.”    When the crowd asks Jesus, “What sign can you do, that we may see… Read More
May 6, 2019
Monday of the 3rd Week of Easter
Acts 6:8-15  +  John 6:22-29    “…believe in the one He sent.”     In today’s Gospel passage from John 6, we hear the crowd ask Jesus two questions.  First they… Read More
May 5, 2019
The Third Sunday of Easter
Acts 5:27-32,40-41  +  Revelation 5:11-14  +  John 21:1-19    He said this signifying by what kind of death he would glorify God.     As the Church journeys through the Easter… Read More
May 4, 2019
Saturday of the 2nd Week of Easter
Acts 6:1-7  +  John 6:16-21    “It is I.  Do not be afraid.”    How can the presence of Jesus cause fear in people?  Contrast today’s Gospel passage with the… Read More
May 3, 2019
Sts. Philip & James
1 Corinthians 15:1-8  +  John 14:6-14    “Whoever has seen Me has seen the Father.”    Throughout the Easter Season, the Scriptures at Holy Mass focus our attention upon several… Read More