Today as I was browsing on the Feast of the Visitation, I came across the blog of Deacon Mike Talbot of nearby Abita Springs. He has posted on the feast and includes a sermon from the Venerable Bede. Here’s an … Continue reading
If you’ve been missing the daily blog updates, I just wanted to let everyone know that I am now back from vacation and will be posting again. Hope that we have a great summer together.
In today’s Gospel, Jesus says “I came into the world as light, so that everyone who believes in me might not remain in darkness.” Light is a fairly constant symbol in the Gospel of John. 1 In the beginning was … Continue reading
Today’s Gospel reading was from John 10:22-30. Here is the meditation from Word Among Us: Jesus’ Jewish interlocutors sounded frustrated. “How long will you keep us in suspense? If you are the Messiah, tell us plainly.”Jesus, too, seemed to have … Continue reading
Today’s responsorial Psalm is Psalm 117, which, if I’m not mistaken, is the shortest chapter in the entire Bible: R. (Mark 16:15) Go out to all the world and tell the Good News. or: R. Alleluia. Praise the LORD, all … Continue reading
It is never my intention to get too technical on this church blog. But, in today’s first reading from Acts, there is an important technical point. If you have a New American Bible, look at verse 37 of Acts 8 … Continue reading