LENT 2014: Reflection for the Solemnity of St. Joseph, March 19

2 Samuel 7:4-5a, 12-14a, 16 | Romans 4:13, 16-18, 22 | Matthew 1:16, 18-21, 24a Scripture tells us that Joseph, husband of Mary and earthly father of Jesus, was an "upright man." He was a responsible man. To him was entrusted the care of Mary and Jesus in their sojourn in Bethlehem, their flight into Egypt, … Continue reading LENT 2014: Reflection for the Solemnity of St. Joseph, March 19

LENT 2013: Reflection for the Third Sunday of Lent, Mar. 3

by Jeannine Gramick, SL Exodus 3:1-8, 13-15 | 1 Corinthians 10:1-6, 10-12 | Luke 13:1-9 As I jogged one morning around the retreat house where I had come to ponder future choices, I looked down at my sneakers. They were just the right shoes for this exercise--not too tight, not too loose. The sneakers became … Continue reading LENT 2013: Reflection for the Third Sunday of Lent, Mar. 3