DIVINE THINGS – HUMAN THINGS

[Jesus] rebuked Peter and said, “Get behind me, Satan! For you are setting your mind not on divine things but on human things.”[Mark 8:33] This week being the 20th anniversary of the destruction of the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center, there will be endless articles written and documentaries aired about the event thatContinue reading “DIVINE THINGS – HUMAN THINGS”

LENT 2021 – DAY 36 TUESDAY OF HOLY WEEK

Jeremiah 15:10-21     Philippians 3:15-21     John 12:20-26      Now among those who went up to worship at the festival were some Greeks. They came to Philip, who was from Bethsaida in Galilee, and said to him, “Sir, we wish to see Jesus.” [John 12:20-21] Full disclosure: I am writing this reflection on Monday evening because on Tuesday, IContinue reading “LENT 2021 – DAY 36 TUESDAY OF HOLY WEEK”

LENT 2021 – DAY 28

Jeremiah 23:9-15 Romans 9:1-18 John 6:60-71 “Lord, to whom can we go? You have the words of eternal life.  [John 6:68] As I read these words, I debated whether to make them the focus of today’s meditation. They’re so familiar to many of us. We sing them just before the reading of the Gospel, except,Continue reading “LENT 2021 – DAY 28”