The Easter Vigil in the Holy Night

Lectio Divina

 Readings: Gn 1:1-2:2; Resp Ps 104 or Ps 33; Gn 22:1-18; Resp Ps 16; Ex 14:15-15:1; Resp Ps (Ex 15); Is 54:5-14; Resp Ps 30; Is 55:1-11; Resp Ps (Is 12); Ba 3:9-15, 32:4:4; Resp Ps 19; Ezk 36:16-17a, 18-28; Resp Ps 42-43 when Baptism is celebrated, Resp Ps (Is 12) or Ps 51 when is not celebrated; Rm 6:3-11; Resp Ps 118; Mk 16:1-7
March 31, 2018 Read More

Wednesday of Holy Week

Lectio Divina
Readings of the day: RB 48:1-9 Daily Manual LaborMass: Is 50:4-9a; Resp Ps 69; Mt 26:14-25
‘AMEN, I SAY TO YOU, ONE OF YOU WILL BETRAY ME.’ Michelangelo, Sistine ChapelWhat comes to mind today are St Paul’s words: ‘What I do, I do not understand. For I do not do what I want, but I do what I hate’ (Rm 7:15). Darkness gets a
March 28, 2018 Read More

Living the Truth

Chapter Talks
Fourth Sunday of Lent
I like to begin with the last sentence from the gospel of this Sunday and then move to the beginning two sentences of the same gospel.   The last sentence reads: ‘Whoever lives the truth comes to the light, so that his or her works may be clearly seen as done in God’ (John 3:21).  Is this not something we a
March 11, 2018 Read More

There is no Resurrection without the Cross - Reflections for the 2nd Sunday of Easter

Chapter Talks

“How do you know that Christ is risen in your individual life?  In the life of any kind of faith community to which you belong?  In your life with other people?  In your prayer?  Can it be in weakness, failure, confusion, messy and ambivalent situations, weariness and emptiness of spirit?” (p.8-9).  These questions are posed by Sr. Ma
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