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Reflection for March 26, 2023

Do you believe this?

In the final days of Lent, Jesus' message  is simple but  profound by Sister Rose Jochmann Can you believe it – it is already the fifth week of Lent. How are you doing on your Lenten resolutions? In... Read More

Reflection for March 19, 2023

This little light of mine

We  shine  brightest when we take Jesus to heart by Sister Francis Bangert The invitation given to us in the Entrance Antiphon for this Fourth Sunday in Lent is “ Rejoice. Be joyful all who were in... Read More

Reflection for March 12, 2023

An unquenchable thirst for God

Samaritan woman experiences God's love and  invites her townspeople to  do the same by Sister Ann Rehrauer Sunday, March 12, as the Church celebrates the third Sunday of Lent, our religious Community... Read More

Reflection for March 5, 2023

Climbing to the mountaintop

Time away with Jesus can be transformative    by Sister Sally Ann Brickner Have you ever had a “mountain-top” experience? I have climbed many heights in various parts of the world. I visited sacred... Read More

Reflection for Feb. 26, 2023

A lesson in 40 days

Jesus chooses God over life's temptations   by Sister Carolyn Zahringer Psalm 25:4-5 states:  “Your ways, O Lord, make known to me; teach me your paths. Guide me in your truth and teach me, for you... Read More

Reflection for Feb. 19, 2023

Holiness: The Greatest Beauty

Love of God, friends and enemies  are the  hallmarks by Sister Agnes Fischer The Lord said to Moses, “Speak to the whole community and tell them: 'Be holy, for I the Lord your God is holy.'" We may... Read More

Reflection for Feb. 12, 2023

What will you think and say today?

In a nutshell, Jesus tells us that words and thoughts matter by Sister Agnes Fischer Just after a beautiful lesson on the beatitudes, Jesus instructs His disciples what not to do. Jesus speaks about... Read More

Reflection for Feb. 5, 2023

Salt and Light

How do we bring comfort and  joy to others? by Sister Lynne Marie Simonich Jesus uses two images that his listeners can relate to: salt and light. In Jesus’ time salt was important for preserving... Read More

Reflection for Jan. 29, 2023

Happy and blessed

God calls us to authentic happiness  by Renae Bauer The word “beatitude” means happiness or blessedness. Sunday’s readings guide us to authentic happiness, which is rooted in a relationship with God.... Read More

Reflection for Jan. 22, 2023

'Follow me'

Jesus enters our daily lives and calls us to  grow in His ways by Sister Laura Zelten The readings for the Third Sunday in Ordinary Time inspire us to understand that Jesus saves us and we are called... Read More