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October 25, 2020: Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Linda McMahon | October 22, 2020 |

Pray about reaching out and finding a way to fulfill Jesus’ command.

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October 18, 2020: Twenty-Ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Linda McMahon | October 15, 2020 |

This week, may a glance in a mirror wherever we find one can serve to remind us of our mandate to authentically image God by engaging in actions of love, mercy and justice toward all others.

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October 11, 2020: Twenty-Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Linda McMahon | October 8, 2020 |

Who is God sending us to find and to bring to the feast?

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October 4, 2020: Twenty-seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Linda McMahon | October 1, 2020 |

How are we living God’s dream for us and for all people? How are we making it our dream, too?

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September 27, 2020: Twenty-sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sara Bennett | September 24, 2020 |

Is there anything you say or do, or fail to do that needs your attention?

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September 20, 2020: Twenty-fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sara Bennett | September 17, 2020 |

Who are the workers today? Who is in need of our individual and societal generosity?

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September 13, 2020: Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sara Bennett | September 10, 2020 |

Are you in need of forgiving yourself?

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September 6, 2020: Twenty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sara Bennett | September 3, 2020 |

Ask Providence for help in becoming mindful of your response.

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August 30, 2020: Twenty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Ann Sullivan | August 27, 2020 |

“Good trouble” that involved acting justly, granting mercy, and making love the foundation of his life. For this Jesus paid with his life. What “good trouble” am I willing to embrace this week so that justice prevails for all?

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August 23, 2020: Twenty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Ann Sullivan | August 20, 2020 |

Jesus was in fact, a prophet. Who comes to mind when you think about prophets of our time? What do they all have in common? Ponder these questions as you read Sister Ann Sullivan’s reflection.

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August 16, 2020: Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Ann Sullivan | August 13, 2020 |

Who are the persons who are calling out to you now (be specific)? Do you, like the disciples, want them to go away, and not disturb Jesus (or you)? What action could you take?

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August 9, 2020: Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Ann Sullivan | August 6, 2020 |

The core of this passage is the trust that is fundamental to how we live and how we show trust and how we struggle with our “unbelief.”

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