Reflections

Reflections

Reflections


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God Always Wins (Dec. 13, 2015)

Posted by Fr. Herb Yost, C.S.C. on

I have a couple of reflections to share with you. First of all, I have really been comforted by the readings from Isaiah this Advent. A bit of background: Isaiah is speaking to a people who have experienced violence. They've been exiled and deported to Babylon, and those who managed to escape...

God's Mercy Every Day (Dec. 6, 2015)

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In the words of Pope Francis, the Jubilee Year is a time to let God's mercy awaken us to new life and give us the courage to look to the future with hope. I love Pope Francis' emphasis on the mercy and compassion of God, because it expresses my own personal experience. Let me share that...

Thanks and Giving (Nov. 29, 2015)

Posted by Fr. Herb Yost, C.S.C. on

We've heard it so often: Advent is a time of waiting for the coming of the Lord. But I suspect that in the hurly-burly of the season it's the coming festivities that are more on our minds, with all the attendant cooking, shopping, planning and so on. Any waiting we do is more than likely in...