1) OPENING PRAYER Our living God,we hunger for lasting life and happiness and the fulfilment of all our hopes.Satisfy all our hungersthrough your Son Jesus Christ,who is our bread of life.And when he has filled us with himself,may he lead…
Pleasing Christ A desire to please Christ is not something extra for the Christian. It is basic to Christian sanctity. It is not a dessert, but the main course-not a sideshow, but the main tent. It is not a motive…
Reading 1 ACTS 3:13-15, 17-19 Peter said to the people:“The God of Abraham,the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob,the God of our fathers, has glorified his servant Jesus,whom you handed over and denied in Pilate’s presencewhen he had…
The redemptive power of Christ Now that we're a renewed people -- an Easter people -- the scriptures at Mass remind us of the stark difference between living a redeemed life and living in sin. The first reading for this…
1. Opening prayer Shaddai, God of the mountain,You who make of our fragile lifethe rock of your dwelling place, lead our mind to strike the rock of the desert, so that water may gush to quench our thirst. May the…
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