Tuesday of the First Week of Lent

On earth as it is in Heaven

Today’s readings The prophet Isaiah and Jesus speak today about the great power of words. Isaiah speaks specifically of the power of God’s word, a word that will not return empty but will go out and accomplish the purpose for which God sent it.  We see the word that the prophet speaks of here, of course… Continue reading Tuesday of the First Week of Lent

Tuesday of the First Week of Lent

Today’s readings #LentND The prophet Isaiah and Jesus speak today about the great power of words. Isaiah speaks specifically of the power of God’s word, a word that will not return empty but will go out and accomplish the purpose for which God sent it.  We see the word that the prophet speaks of here,… Continue reading Tuesday of the First Week of Lent

The Solemnity of the Nativity of our Lord Jesus Christ: Mass During the Day

Today’s readings There’s a great commercial out that has three senior ladies talking. One of them, the hostess, has taped all kinds of photographs to her living room wall and says that it’s a really quick way to share these memories with her friends. Just like her car insurance; it only took 15 minutes to… Continue reading The Solemnity of the Nativity of our Lord Jesus Christ: Mass During the Day

Tuesday of the First Week of Lent

Today’s readings The prophet Isaiah and Jesus speak today about the great power of words. Isaiah speaks specifically of the power of God’s word, a word that will not return empty but will go out and accomplish the purpose for which God sent it.  We see the word that the prophet speaks of here, of… Continue reading Tuesday of the First Week of Lent

The Third Sunday of Ordinary Time

Today’s readings I want to begin my homily by reminding you of the words we heard in our first reading from Nehemiah: He read out of the book from daybreak till midday, in the presence of the men, the women, and those children old enough to understand; and all the people listened attentively to the… Continue reading The Third Sunday of Ordinary Time

Easter Wednesday

Today’s readings “Were not our hearts burning within us while he spoke to us on the way and opened the Scriptures to us?” Today’s scriptures continue to speak to us of the joy of the Resurrection.  The disciples once again have experiences of the Risen Lord.  Today’s experience is one that is really a foreshadowing… Continue reading Easter Wednesday