CHRISTMAS 2015: Reflection for the Feast of the Holy Family, December 27

by Mary Lou Kownacki, osb Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace Sirach 3:2-6, 12-14 | Colossians 3:12-21 | Luke 2:41-52 The gospel for the feast of the Holy Family reminds me of a short story, "Soul Murder," by David Manet. In the story, a man witnesses a mother being cruel to one of her little … Continue reading CHRISTMAS 2015: Reflection for the Feast of the Holy Family, December 27

CHRISTMAS 2014: Reflection for the Feast of the Holy Family, December 28

by Sr. Jamie T. Phelps, OP Genesis 15:1-6; 21:1-3 | Hebrews 11:8, 11-12, 17-19 | Luke 2:22-40 (There is a choice in readings today. Click on the readings link to see additional options for this feat day.) "By faith..." (Hebrews 11, beginning of verses 8, 11, and 17) Faith, not fear, should rule the lives … Continue reading CHRISTMAS 2014: Reflection for the Feast of the Holy Family, December 28