Reflections

Reflections

Reflections


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The Gospel of Jesus (Aug. 30, 2015)

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

After six weeks with the Gospel of John, we return to Mark's Gospel. Jesus is in conflict with the scribes and Pharisees, who insist on the primacy of law and order. While not condemning or challenging the Law, Jesus says that it has to be put into perspective. It's a means to an end, not the...

Make the Most of Each Day (Aug. 9, 2015)

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

There is a story about a family immigrating to the United States from Europe back in the days when the only way to cross the Atlantic was by ship. Most immigrants paid for the cheapest accommodations in steerage. That meant traveling in the bowels of the ship, typically with only the most basic...