Monthly Archives: March 2012

Daily Reflection: March 31, 2012

Saturday of the fifth week of Lent Ez 37:21-28 Jeremiah 31:10, 11-12abcd, 13 Jn 11:45-56 The readings for the day can be found here.   Before attending school on a Catholic campus, I knew little about the Lenten season. Growing … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection: March 30, 2012

Friday of the fifth week of Lent Jer 20:10-13 Ps 18:2-3a, 3bc-4, 5-6, 7 Jn 10:31-42 The readings for the day can be found here.   There is plenty of tension in all three of the readings for today, the … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection: March 29, 2012

Thursday of the fifth week of Lent Gn 17:3-9 Ps 105:4-5, 6-7, 8-9 Jn 8:51-59 The readings for the day can be found here.   “Amen, amen, I say to you:  Whoever keeps my word will never taste death.” Faith … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection: March 28, 2012

Wednesday of the fifth week of Lent Dn 3:14-20, 91-92, 95 Dn 3:52, 53, 55, 56 Jn 8:31-42 The readings for the day can be found here.   A death threat is uncovered in the dialogue of today’s Gospel.  Jesus … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection: March 27, 2012

Tuesday of the fifth week of Lent Nm 21:4-9 Ps 102:2-3, 16-18, 19-21 Jn 8:21-30 The readings for the day can be found here.   “Where I am going you cannot come.” Although directed at the Pharisees I think Jesus … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection: March 26, 2012

Solemnity of the Annunciation of the Lord Is 7:10-14; 8:10 Ps 40:7-8a, 8b-9, 10, 11 Heb 10:4-10 Lk 1:26-38 The readings for the day can be found here.   It’s always interesting to hear what people are doing for Lent. … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection: March 25, 2012

Fifth Sunday of Lent Jer 31:31-34 Ps 51:3-4, 12-13, 14-15. Heb 5:7-9 Jn 12:20-33 The readings for the day can be found here.   “All, from least to greatest, shall know me, says the LORD, for I will forgive their … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection: March 24, 2012

Saturday of the fourth week of Lent Jer 11:18-20 Ps 7:2-3, 9bc-10, 11-12 Jn 7:40-53 The readings for the day can be found here. The reading and Psalm for this day make reference to “taking refuge in the Lord”.  Simply … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection: March 23, 2012

Friday of the fourth week of Lent Wis 2:1a, 12-22 Ps 34:17-18, 19-20, 21 and 23 Jn 7:1-2, 10, 25-30 The readings for the day can be found here.   What does it mean to assert, as the Psalms do, … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection: March 22, 2012

Thursday of the fourth week of Lent Ex 32:7-14 Ps 106:19-20, 21-22, 23 Jn 5:31-47 The readings for the day can be found here. The readings today are argumentative: God tells Moses, “Go down at once … there’s trouble in … Continue reading

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