Reflections

Reflections

Reflections


Showing items for 'March 2011'

4th Sunday in Lent (April 3, 2011)

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

I really like Sunday's Gospel of the man born blind! His sauciness just has me saying, "You rock, dude!!!" I would have loved to be a fly on the wall when he was responding to the questions of his neighbors and the Pharisees, especially the latter. The looks on their faces would have been...

3rd Sunday in Lent (March 27, 2011)

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

We're getting into a part of Lent where the Sunday Gospels are long...but oh, so beloved!! This Sunday's Gospel is the story of the Woman at the Well. This story has several hidden highlights, so to speak. First of all, Jesus is sitting at a well in a district where Jews were not...

2nd Sunday in Lent (March 20, 2011)

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

Yooo-hooooo......Spring.....where art thou?? If you're reading this and you live down South where it's nice and sunny and warm, please send some good weather up our way!! In the meantime, we'll muddle along and do our thing! It's not as though I'm losing hope, tho. I did make a big act of faith...

1st Sunday in Lent (March 13, 2011)

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

Sunday's Gospel is the story of Jesus' three temptations. Right before this chapter, Jesus is baptized in the Jordan, and hears a voice from the clouds calling Jesus "My beloved Son." In the Rite of Baptism, these words are repeated after the presenting of the lighted candle and before the Our...