Reflections

Reflections

Reflections


Showing items for 'February 2012'

1st Sunday of Lent (Feb. 26, 2012)

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

What is it about 40 days that so enamors the writers of Scripture? Jesus spends 40 days in the wilderness. In the days of the Flood, Noah and his family were spared because they obeyed God and took refuge in the ark for 40 days. Moses went to the mountain of the Lord at Sinai and stayed there...

5th Sunday of Ordinary Time (Feb. 5, 2012)

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

As I sit in this chair working on this reflection, I look out the window and see snow falling. Sometimes it's light, at other times the visibility is zero, and there are even a few peeks of sunshine. A tree outside is moving its branches in time with the wind. Gus, my cockatiel, is on my...