We are nothing

Scripture readings for today We are nothing. We are poor. We are hopeless. We are desperate. We are empty. We are incomplete. I just returned from Holy Thursday Mass. A celebration that is so beautiful, so solemn, so intriguing. I was waiting for inspiration to write...

The inexplicable conscience

Scripture readings for today “Blessed are they who have kept the word with a generous heart and yield a harvest through perseverance.” Today’s Gospel is about the people who doubt that Jesus is who he says he is. There are so many ways that we, as...

Keep Him First

Scripture readings for today What are we putting first in our lives? Is it God? Is it an addiction? Is it food? Is it our partner? The list goes on and on. If the first thing that popped into your head wasn’t God, it’s time to sit down and reassess...

For His glory

Scripture readings for today Did you just examine your conscience as hard as I did and look down on yourself for your actions recently? Or even actions that have accumulated over years that you haven’t truly taken the time to think about? Maybe it’s been...

Receiving the Gift of Eternal Life

Scripture readings for April 17 Holy Thursday – my favorite night of Holy Week. It’s not my favorite night simply because of the music, the solemnity that fills the air or anything else that only touches the surface of what this night symbolizes. What makes this night...