Reflections

Reflections

Reflections


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Pentecost Sunday (May 19, 2013

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

Come Holy Spirit. Grant us a thirst for truth and love, for freedom and justice, for community and sharing. Help us develop a close, warm, confident relationship with God whom we confidently address as "Abba" (Papa). May you make us in the fullest sense children of God, living (spitting!)...

May, Month of Mary

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There is no one we can trust more to guide us in our lives of faith and in our discernment of our vocation than our mother, Mary. As we pray in the Memorare, "Remember, O most gracious Virgin Mary, that never was it known that anyone who fled to thy protection, implored thy help, or sought thy...

Sixth Sunday of Easter (May 5, 2013)

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

Sunday's first reading tells of a dispute between the Church in Antioch and the Church in Jerusalem. The latter, mostly converts from Judaism, said that the new Gentile Christians had to be circumcised as well as baptized. The Antiochene Christians, led by Paul and Barnabas, said: "No, Baptism...