Power For Transforming our World, Give Witness to the Kingdom of God!

This week we celebrate the outpouring of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost. The coming of the Advocate promised by Jesus is a celebration of the birth of the Church. This Solemnity must be transformative and a reaffirmation of the ability of God's Spirit to transform our world. We need the Holy Spirit to help us … Continue reading Power For Transforming our World, Give Witness to the Kingdom of God!

Prepare For Pentecost Pray the Prayer of Blessed Josepha Stenmanns SS.Ps COME HOLY SPIRIT!

Mother Josepha Hendrina Stenmanns Blessed Josepha was born on 28 May 1852, in Issum, Germany, the eldest of seven children. Even as a child she was concerned for the poor and suffering whom she visited with her mother. After leaving school, she contributed to the family income through her work as a silk weaver. At … Continue reading Prepare For Pentecost Pray the Prayer of Blessed Josepha Stenmanns SS.Ps COME HOLY SPIRIT!

Christ is the Reason for our Hope! In a time like no other we need to hear a word of Hope, and proclaim that hope in and over our lives. This week now the sixth of the Easter Season, we turn to Peters first letter when he encourages the Church to “Sanctify Christ”, that is … Continue reading

A Mother’s Love A Mother’s love is something that no one can explain. It is made of deep devotion and of sacrifice and pain. It is endless and unselfish and enduring, come what may. For nothing can destroy it or take that love away…. It is patient and forgiving when all others are forsaking. And … Continue reading

Listen to the Voice of the Shepherd! “Behold I make all things New! rev 21:5

  This week we are invited to listen to the voice of the Good Shepherd and to know His voice and  follow Him.  This Good Shepherd Sunday must be more than images of green grass and flowing streams, our Lord seated with sheep.  There is a powerful truth if we truly accept Jesus as our … Continue reading Listen to the Voice of the Shepherd! “Behold I make all things New! rev 21:5

God want to do something new in You. Dios quiere hacer algo nuevo en Ustedes.

As we celebrate Easter in the midst of this Pandemic, we are drawn deeply into the Pascal Mystery and the great Power of the Resurrection.   It may not "feel" like Easter.   It is so different, it is so hard.  Nothing is the same anymore.  For me it's so strange as today April 12th … Continue reading God want to do something new in You. Dios quiere hacer algo nuevo en Ustedes.