Reflections

Reflections

Reflections


Showing items for 'May 2012'

Pentecost Sunday (May 27, 2012)

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

At times I believe that our Church could use a new Pentecost. Things are not well at all. I'm not quite ready to say that we as a Church are in critical shape, but we sure are in serious need of some help (I might add that the same thing goes for the USA also). I just keep telling myself that...

6th Sunday of Easter (May 13, 2012)

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

Love is definitely the theme of this Sunday's readings. In his little book The Four Loves the greater writer C.S. Lewis describes four different ways of loving other folks - and ourselves. The first of these is eros (eros), which is physical love--the love of young lovers, the love of Romeo and...

5th Sunday of Easter (May 6, 2012)

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

I was really drawn to one sentence in this weekend's Gospel: I am the vine, you are the branches. Whoever remains in me and I in him will bear much fruit, because without me you can do nothing. Over Holy Week, one gal confessed how she felt she did nothing for the Lord. I know this lady, so I...