1) Opening prayer Lord our God,your prophets remind usin season and out of seasonof our responsibilities toward Youand toward the world of people.When they disturb and upset us,let it be a holy disturbancethat makes us restless, eager to do Your…
How to Start a Religion Someone said to Bishop Talleyrand, one of the most astute men who ever lived: "The Christian religion-what is it? It would be easy to start a religion like that.""Oh, yes," replied Talleyrand. "One would only…
Reading 1 (JER 18:18-20) The people of Judah and the citizens of Jerusalem said,“Come, let us contrive a plot against Jeremiah.It will not mean the loss of instruction from the priests,nor of counsel from the wise, nor of messages from…
My Father’s Business - A Reflection on Luke 2:41-51 Solemnity of Saint Joseph, husband of the Blessed Virgin Mary - two alternate readings Now every year his parents went to Jerusalem for the festival of the Passover. And when he…
1. LECTIO a) Opening prayer: Spirit who moves over the water,calm in us all discordance,the agitated waves, the noise of the words,the whirlwind of vanity,and make the Word which recreates,arise in silence.Spirit who in a sigh you whisperto our spirit…
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