EASTER 2015: Reflection for Easter Sunday, April 5, 2015

by Sheila Cassidy Acts 10:34, 37-43 | Colossians 3:1-4 | John 20:1-9 They killed Jesus finally, hanging him on a tree, only to have God raise him up on the third day. (Acts 10:39b-40a) They killed Ita Ford, raped her in the back of a transit van, then shot her through the back of the … Continue reading EASTER 2015: Reflection for Easter Sunday, April 5, 2015

REFLECTION: Confirmation means a transformation of the spirit

by Bishop Thomas Gumbleton Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace I'm sure sometimes people wonder, why do I do that? Because, after all, they have prepared over a period of time and they're dressed up in their confirmation robes and everybody's here to celebrate with them, and so why would I ask the question, "Do … Continue reading REFLECTION: Confirmation means a transformation of the spirit