Monthly Archives: March 2011

Daily Reflection for March 31, 2011

Jer. 7:23-28 Lk. 11:14-23 Click here for today’s readings. I remember what the Lenten season was like for me as a child growing up in the Catholic faith. Every Lent I gave up chocolate, soda, or cookies. These sacrifices were … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection for March 30, 2011

Dt. 4:1, 5-9 Mt. 5:17-19 Click here for today’s readings. In a world of confusion and mixed messages, it is often difficult to understand exactly what we are supposed to do in order to be true followers of Christ.  When … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection for March 29, 2011

Dn. 3:25, 34-43 Mt. 18:21-35 Click here for today’s readings. The kind of forgiveness asked of us in the gospels may appear daunting, as shown in  Matthew 18:21-25.  Peter asks Jesus how many times he is required to forgive those … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection for March 28, 2011

2 Kgs. 5:1-15b Lk. 4:24-30 Click here for today’s readings. Do you have respect from others but something is holding you back, bothering you inside?  Do you search for happiness in the wrong places?  How can you start to see … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection for March 27, 2011

Ex 17:3-7 Rom 5:1-2, 5-8 Jn 4:5-42 or 4:5-15, 19b-26, 39a, 40-42 Click here for today’s readings. We don’t know why the woman at the well has been married five times. (Was she widowed? Divorced? Both?) Nor do we know … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection for March 26, 2011

Mi. 7:14-15, 18-20 Lk. 15:1-3, 11-32 Click here for today’s readings. I read recently this story of a young social worker who, while exiting the subway station, was approached by a young kid who, taking out a knife, asked for … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection for March 25, 2011

Is. 7:10-14, 8:10 Heb. 10:4-10 Lk. 1:26-38 Click here for today’s readings. Signs…Have you ever asked God for a sign?  Have you embraced a sign and followed it or have you ignored it?   Throughout my journey in deepening my faith … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection for March 24, 2011

Jer. 17:5-10 Lk. 16:19-31 Click here for today’s readings. The scripture readings today are from Jeremiah 17:5-10 and Luke 16:19-31.  After reading through both set of scriptures, my reflection led to a connection between the two.  In Jeremiah, the Lord … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection for March 23, 2011

Jer 18:18-20 Mt 20:17-28 (232) Click here for today’s readings. In Matthew 20:26-28, Christ mandates that if we wish to be the greatest we must be the least, if we want to dwell with God we must be slaves others. … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection for March 22, 2011

Is 1:10, 16-20 Mt 23: 1-12 Click here for today’s readings. “Make justice your aim”, says Isaiah, “if you are willing.”  Justice and all that it entails—goodness, fairness, honor, truth, integrity, virtue—is a worthy aim.  But Isaiah’s advice comes with … Continue reading

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