Gospel Reflections

Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time - Sister Esther Adama,SNDdeN - August 1, 2021 John 6: 24 - 35 This passage is the continuation of last Sunday’s gospel with the Jesus walking on the sea narrative appearing in between. In the verse above, we discover that Jesus is...

Reflexão de domingo julho 25 – pela Irmã Katy Webster, SNDdeN

Reflexão de domingo julho 25 – pela Irmã Katy Webster, SNDdeN

Reflexão de domingo julho 25 - pela Irmã Katy Webster, SNDdeN João 6: 1-15   A igreja nos presenta hoje com o quarto sinal de Jesus quando ele andou na terra no meio do povo narrado no Evangelho da comunidade de São João.  É um dos seis relatos  da multiplicação...

Reflexão de domingo julho 25 – pela Irmã Katy Webster, SNDdeN

Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time - Sister Katy Webster, SNDdeN July 25, 2021 John 6: 1-15 The church presents us today with the fourth sign of Jesus when he walked the earth among the people narrated in the Gospel of the community of St. John. It is one of six...

Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time - Sister Breta Konzi, SNDdeN - Kenya July 18, 2021 Mark 6: 30-34 Today’s readings speak to us about shepherds – those who mislead the flock and those who follow the path of the Good Shepherd. Frequently in Scripture, God is seen as...

Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time - Sister Janelle Sevier, SNDdeN July 11, 2021 Mark 6: 7-13 Today’s Gospel reading gives us a sense of the urgency which Jesus had for the mission he had been given. And we see Jesus passing on that urgency and passion to his...

Fourteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time

Fourteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time

Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time - Sister Edithann Kane, SNDdeN July 4, 2021 Mark 6: 1-6a We’ve probably all learned the method of praying the Scriptures by which we read a selection and notice a word or a phrase that stands out for us. As I reflected on this...

Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time - Sister Angele Lewis, SNDdeN June 27, 2021 Mark 5:21-43 A WAY FORWARD… Take a mental “snapshot” of your life. What you see in your snapshot? What questions do you have right now? HOLD THIS IMAGE. We will return to this in a bit. It...

Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time - Sister Barbara Barry, SNDdeN June 20, 2021 Mark 4: 35-41 How many of us have come to the end of a long day and said “I am so tired tonight I could sleep through anything!” Today’s gospel is the end of the fourth chapter of Mark and...

Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time

Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time

Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time - Sister Mary McClure, SNDdeN June 13, 2021 Mark 4: 26 - 34 To read the gospel of Mark is to get close to who Jesus is, and what he said. Here we have a collection of parables – it is as if Jesus is struggling to describe what the...

Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus - Sister Terry Davis, SNDdeN June 11, 2021 Matthew 11: 28-30 The Feast of the Sacred Heart highlights the core of the Christian message, which is love and the call to love above all else. It has been symbolized down through the ages...