Monthly archives:February 2017

  • Listening for Lent A husband was perplexed by his wife's refusal to admit that she had a hearing problem.  He finally asked his physician, "How can I get my wife to admit that she is hard of hearing?"  "l'll tell you what to do" the doctor replied. "When you arrive home from work, poke your head ... [Read more]
  • Invitation or Command? A few days ago I was having a nice conversation, during dinner time, when someone confronted me with this important question. "Should I do what I am supposed to do just because God invites me or because He commands me to do it?" For example, "Should I attend Mass every Sund... [Read more]
  • What eye has not seen, and ear has not heard, and what has not entered the human heart, what God has prepared for those who love him. 1 Corinthians 2:9 Inspired by this weekend's second reading, Donna Scancarella shares one of her favorite passages from a spiritual author for our bulletin reflec... [Read more]
  • An Understanding Heart Prayerfully reflect on the Beatitudes below and open your heart to that place of compassion and mercy within you. "Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. Blessed are the meek, for they... [Read more]