The Ascension of the Lord

Today’s readings  Have you ever been at a loss for words? Have you been in a situation that was so astounding that you were just … speechless? Hopefully it was for something astoundingly wonderful, as for the apostles as their Lord ascended to heaven. Can you imagine what was going through the disciples’ minds as… Continue reading The Ascension of the Lord

Monday of the Seventh Week of Easter

Today’s readings In these days after the Ascension, the Liturgy calls us to turn and find our hope and security in God.  Certainly this was difficult for the early disciples, who tested Jesus to see if he was who he said he was.  They were satisfied with what they found, and said they believed in… Continue reading Monday of the Seventh Week of Easter

Tuesday of the Fifth Week of Easter

Today's readings [display_podcast] What wonderful words of encouragement and consolation we have in today’s Gospel reading: “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give it to you. Do not let your hearts be troubled or afraid.”  We can think of all sorts of situations… Continue reading Tuesday of the Fifth Week of Easter