Sisters of St. Francis of the Holy Cross in Green Bay, WI

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Reflection for Nov. 20, 2011

Today's Solemnity of Christ the King ends the church year. How have we lived our moments, minutes, days, weeks and months? We look forward in hope to a new "beginning" with the approach... Read More

Reflection for Nov. 13, 2011

Today's Gospel story of the three servants and their talents has a tragic ending.  Instead of utilizing his one talent, the unfortunate servant buried it.  For this he was sentenced to darkness... Read More

Reflection for Nov. 6, 2011

Early one Sunday afternoon, as I was getting out of the pool at the "Y", I had an opportunity to chat briefly with the lifeguard.  He was a bit frustrated.  His shift was over and he was anxious... Read More

Reflection for Oct. 30, 2011

"Jesus spoke to the crowds and the disciples, saying, 'The Scribes and the Pharisees have taken their seat on the chair of Moses.  Therefore, do and observe all things whatsoever they tell you... Read More

Reflection for Oct. 23, 2011

by Sister Carlotta Ullmer This Sunday's celebration invites us to hear Jesus repeat, "You shall love the Lord, your God, with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your mind.  ... You... Read More

Reflection for Oct. 16, 2011

We live in an age of entitlement.  If you've been working very hard at your job, you're entitled to time off.  If you've shown up for every soccer practice, you're entitled to play first-string in... Read More

Reflection for Oct. 9, 2011

Often when we are invited to a special celebration or meal we are asked to RSVP.  Our Gospel today is full of examples of those who did not respond to a request to attend a wedding feast.  The... Read More

Reflection for Oct. 2, 2011

The Gospel for this 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time is the familiar story of the landowner who left his vineyard in the hands of some tenants while he went on a journey.  He turned everything over to... Read More

Reflection for Sept. 25, 2011

Loved the reflection about putting a father or sister in the picture when the temper ignites. I have those feelings many times in the xcourse of the day especially on the road. God Bless and... Read More

Reflection for Sept. 18, 2011

I just returned from the eye doctor having received a good report. No cataracts. No macular degeneration. No glaucoma. "20/20 vision" with my corrective lenses. What a blessing! I left the office... Read More