Tag Archives: Holy Lent

Thursday of the Fifth Week of Lent

Thursday of the Fifth Week of Lent  “If today you hear his voice, harden not your hearts.” (Jn 8:51-59)   “Children. How they seek to behave worthily in the presence of their fathers! And the children of kings, in the … Continue reading

Posted in Homily | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Wednesday of the Fifth Week of Lent

Wednesday of the Fifth Week of Lent “Blessed are they who have kept the word with a generous heart and yield a harvest through perseverance.” (Lk 8:15) “Jesus suffers to carry out the will of the Father. And you, who … Continue reading

Posted in Homily | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Tuesday of the Fifth Week of Lent

Tuesday of the Fifth Week of Lent “The seed is the word of God, Christ is the sower; all who come to him will live for ever.” (Jn 8:21-30) “Don’t you sense that more peace and more union await you … Continue reading

Posted in Scripture | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fifth Sunday of Lent: Lazarus Come Forth!

Fifth Sunday of Lent: Lazarus Come Forth! “I am the resurrection and the life, says the Lord; whoever believes in me, even if he dies, will never die.” (Jn 11:25a,26) As you begin this last week of Lent, our Lord … Continue reading

Posted in Homily | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Fourth Thursday of Lent

“God so loved the world that he gave his only-begotten Son, so that everyone who believes in him might have eternal life.” (Jn 3:16) “By calling you to be an apostle, our Lord has reminded you, so that you will … Continue reading

Posted in Homily | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Fourth Wednesday of Lent

“I am the resurrection and the life, says the Lord; whoever believes in me will never die.” (Jn 11:25a,26) Your daily examination of conscience helps you to see yourself honestly and humbly in the presence of God. “Don’t let your defects … Continue reading

Posted in Homily | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

4th Monday of Lent

“Seek good and not evil so that you may live, and the LORD will be with you.” (Am 5:14) “You see yourself so poor and weak that you recognize you are unworthy of having God listen to you. But… aren’t … Continue reading

Posted in Homily, Scripture | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Fourth Sunday of Lent

The Fourth Sunday of our Holy Lenten Journey “I am the light of the world, says the Lord; whoever follows me will have the light of life.” (Jn 8:12) V. Let us begin all things as we should. Bless † … Continue reading

Posted in Homily | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Solemnity of the Annunciation of the Lord

Today is the Third Saturday of Lent and it is also the Solemnity of the Annunciation Lord! “The Word of God became flesh and made his dwelling among us; and we saw his glory.” (Jn 1:14b) “O Mother, Mother! With … Continue reading

Posted in Homily | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Third Friday of Lent

Today’s Devotion is graciously provided to us from: The Rev. Dr. Jim Durlesser ’78/’80, Lecturer in Biblical Languages, Pittsburgh Theological Seminary Scripture PSALM 130 1 Out of the depths I cry to you, O Lord. 2     Lord, hear my voice! Let your … Continue reading

Posted in Homily | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Wednesday of the Third Week of Lent

Your words, Lord, are Spirit and life; you have the words of everlasting life. “Long faces, coarse manners, a ridiculous appearance, a repelling air. Is that how you hope to inspire others to follow Christ?” (The Way, no. 661) Ask … Continue reading

Posted in Homily | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

St. Joseph Day Reading

Blessed are those who dwell in your house, O Lord; they never cease to praise you. Today, reflect on the life of St. Joseph and on the demands of your ordinary daily life, and take comfort knowing that: “St. Joseph, … Continue reading

Posted in Homily | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment