Prayer for 4/8

The Lord GOD has given me a well-trained tongue, That I might know how to speak to the weary a word that will rouse them. Morning after morning he opens my ear that I may hear; And I have not rebelled, have not turned back. I gave my back to[…]

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Tuesday of Holy Week

For the three days of “normal Mass” this week before the Triduum begins, we are reading through the Suffering Servant passage from the Book of the Prophet Isaiah. These 10 chapters encompass the vast majority of the prophesies concerning the Messiah, therefore we are reading them in preparation for the[…]

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Prayer for 4/7

Lord our God,  as we journey with your Son through his death and Resurrection, teach us the virtue of patience as he had patience during his suffering. Teach us hope, since he had hope in the good things to come. Teach us prudence as Jesus shows us how to deal[…]

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Monday of Holy Week

When you think of justice, what images or thoughts come to mind? Do you imagine a courtroom with a judge, jurors, defendant and the accused? Or do you think of a march of people or people gathered for a specific cause? Do you think of the fight for justice as[…]

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Prayer for 4/6

Father, I abandon myself into your hands; do with me what you will. Whatever you may do, I thank you: I am ready for all, I accept all. Let only your will be done in me, and in all your creatures – I wish no more than this, O Lord.[…]

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Prayer for 4/5

Since today is Palm Sunday, and most people have never read much of Psalm 22, let’s make that our prayer for today. I copied a large part below, but not the entire psalm. My God, my God, why have you abandoned me? Why so far from my call for help,[…]

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Saturday of the 5th week of Lent

Prophesies, like the one from Ezekiel, can seem unrelatable. His words seem like they were meant for a people long ago and have no reference to what we experience today or how we understand the world of today. Yet, these words are just as important for us as they were[…]

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Prayer for 4/4

Take, Lord, receive all my liberty, my memory, my understanding, my whole will, all that I have and all that I possess. You gave it all to me, Lord; I give it all back to you. Do with it as you will, according to your good pleasure. Give me your[…]

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Going live?

Well, not quite yet. After learning more about live streaming and all the intricacies that go with it, I can’t go live quite yet. This weekend, Passion/Palm Sunday, I will record the Mass and have it available by 10 am on youtube, facebook page, and website. I should have all[…]

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Friday of the 5th week of Lent

“You shall love the Lord your God with all your mind.” The task of loving the Lord with all our mind is not easy; it takes incredible discipline. We would need to have our minds fixed entirely on him. The first reading from the Book of the Prophet Jeremiah and[…]

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