Reflections

Reflections

Reflections


Showing items for 'April 2016'

Good and Thanks (Apr. 24, 2016)

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

With all that's going on in our world, one of the most significant prayers at Mass for me is found in that little prayer after the Our Father. "Deliver us, O Lord, from every evil, and grant us peace in our day." I always pause after those words, and I can sense how quickly the folks at Mass...

Living Worthily (Apr. 17, 2016)

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

One of the folks at St. Paul's brought me a copy of the parish bulletin from the church one of his children attends. Usually on the front cover of a parish bulletin there is some kind of mission statement, and so it was with this parish. But it was the most unusual and funny statement I've ever...

Here and Everywhere (Apr. 4, 2016)

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

John's Gospel this Sunday tells of the 4th post-resurrection appearance of Jesus. The first three appearances are in Jerusalem. Apparently there's a lull, for John says that the apostles had returned to Galilee and resumed their ordinary everyday lives. I have the sense that they don't quite...