Category Archives: 2012 Season of Lent

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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Daily Reflection: March 21, 2012

Wednesday of the fourth week of Lent Is 49:8-15 Ps 145:8-9, 13cd-14, 17-18 Jn 5:17-30 The readings for the day can be found here.   How often when we pray to God do we simply tell God thank you for … Continue reading

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Daily Reflection: March 20, 2012

Tuesday of the fourth week of Lent Ez 47:1-9, 12 Ps 46:2-3, 5-6, 8-9 Jn 5:1-16 The readings for the day can be found here.   Wade in the Water The living, fruitful, life-giving waters of the Temple in Jerusalem … Continue reading

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