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Reflection for Jan. 15, 2023

Becoming One

Sunday's readings  guide us to grow in Jesus' ways  by Sister Elise Cholewinski “You mean we just melt into each other?” I have been tutoring a young boy, catching him up on the religious education... Read More

Reflection for Jan. 8, 2023

Study the stars

Feast of the Epiphany  reminds us  to seek the Light on our journey by Sister Mary Kabat We continue to celebrate the Nativity of Our Lord.  For Sunday's special feast of the Epiphany we celebrate... Read More

Reflection for Jan. 1, 2023

Moses, Mary, Jesus and us

God's grace and peace is always given to each generation   by Sister Sally Ann Brickner On the first day of the New Year, Holy Mother Church draws our attention to our Blessed Mother, Mary, and... Read More

Reflection for Dec. 25, 2022

Poverty exalted

Manger scene  expresses love -- pure and simple by Sister Laura Zelten “I bring news of great joy, today is born our Savior, Christ the Lord.” (Luke 2:10-11) I love the joyous spirit of the manger... Read More

Reflection for Dec. 18, 2022

Beyond reason

Foreshadowing of Emmanuel  calls for faith, not fact by Sister Carolyn Zahringer The four candles of Advent have names. The first is hope. The second is love. The third is joy. The fourth is peace. ... Read More

Reflection for Dec. 11, 2022

Women waiting in joyful hope

Imagine Sunday's Gospel from these mothers' perspectives by Sister Sally Ann Brickner When you relate your life story what memories do you share about your mother? Does she have a place of prominence... Read More

Reflection for Dec. 4, 2022

Sending His Son

Advent reminds us of what is promised and  how it can change us by Sister Ann Rehrauer Maybe it’s just my perception, but it seems that Advent arrives at just the right moment each year with the... Read More

Reflection for Nov. 27, 2022

New perspective

As we grow and change, so does our understanding of Jesus by Sister Elise Cholewinski During these past few weeks I have had a special experience. I was invited to come to the Jesuit Retreat House at... Read More

Reflection for Nov. 20, 2022

Our King is one of love

Feast of Christ the King marks end of liturgical year by Sister Rose Jochmann Today is the Feast of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe. As Americans, we do not necessarily relate to the... Read More

Reflection for Nov. 13, 2022

Divine assistance

We do not bear life's burdens alone;  Jesus always provides  by Sister Agnes Fischer Jesus never promised it would be easy to follow him. “When you hear of wars and disturbances, don’t be terrified,... Read More