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Daily Scriptures: February 3 – February 17, 2013

Daily Scriptures: February 3 – February 17, 2013

| February 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sunday, Feb. 3
Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Jeremiah 1:4-5, 17-19
1 Corinthians 12:31 — 13:13
Luke 4:21-30

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Rediscover: How do I live in communion with God?

Rediscover: How do I live in communion with God?

| January 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

– ‘The Jesus Way': Building community, connecting to the Church
– Matthew Kelly – Togetherness
– No room for Facebook envy
– Tragedy strikes, a sermon sticks
– Speaker Series – Second talk: Living in communion with God

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Our Lord offers sure avenue to restore sanctifying grace, charity

Our Lord offers sure avenue to restore sanctifying grace, charity

| Deacon Luke Marquard | January 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

You won’t be alone if your mind turns to the sacrament of marriage during Sunday’s second reading. This portion of St. Paul’s First Letter to the Corinthians (12:31 to 13:13) is among the more popular of our wedding texts.

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Rediscover: How do I know there is a God? How can I know his purpose for my life?

Rediscover: How do I know there is a God? How can I know his purpose for my life?

| January 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

– Heart of the Matter – Faith, reason: Two wings on which human soul soars
– Matthew Kelly – Does God exist?
– Searching for God online and in life
– The ‘dark times’ are over – Nick VanHeel shares his journey from atheism to Catholic discipleship
– Speaker Series – First talk topic: God’s purpose for your life

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Daily Scriptures: January 20 – February 3, 2013

Daily Scriptures: January 20 – February 3, 2013

| January 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sunday, Jan. 20
Second Sunday in Ordinary Time
Isaiah 62:1-5 1
Corinthians 12:4-11
John 2:1-11

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God speaks to us in many ways as we seek to discern his will

God speaks to us in many ways as we seek to discern his will

| Deacon Andrew Jaspers | January 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

In this Sunday’s epistle and Gospel reading, we are taught about the gift of discernment of spirits.

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Daily Scriptures: January 6 – January 20, 2013

Daily Scriptures: January 6 – January 20, 2013

| January 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sunday, Jan. 6
The Epiphany of the Lord
Isaiah 60:1-6
Ephesians 3:2-3a, 5-6
Matthew 2:1-12

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Rediscover: New local initiative seeks to strengthen faith, invite others

Rediscover: New local initiative seeks to strengthen faith, invite others

| January 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Have you been reading your copy of “Rediscover Catholicism: A Spiritual Guide to Living with Passion and Purpose” that you received from your parish last month?

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Epiphany: Jesus came for the salvation of all

Epiphany: Jesus came for the salvation of all

| Father Michael Van Sloun for The Catholic Spirit | December 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

The good news of the birth of Jesus and the salvation he brings is intended not only for the people of Israel, but for all people everywhere. And, the appearance of the star to the Magi is one of the first Gospel indicators of the universality of salvation.

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Our encounter with Christ, fullness of truth deepens over time

Our encounter with Christ, fullness of truth deepens over time

| Deacon Joah Ellis | December 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

This Sunday, we will celebrate the Solemnity of the Epiphany. The word “epiphany” literally means “revelation” or “manifestation.” It calls to mind the image of a curtain being yanked aside, unveiling a work of art to the public for the very first time. Or, it is like the world premiere of a highly anticipated film like “The Hobbit.”

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Daily Scriptures: December 23, 2012 – January 6, 2013

Daily Scriptures: December 23, 2012 – January 6, 2013

| December 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Sunday, Dec. 23
Fourth Sunday of Advent
Micah 5:1-4a
Hebrews 10:5-10
Luke 1:39-45

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Divine joy through Christmas greetings

Divine joy through Christmas greetings

| Deacon John Drees | December 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

There are a number of ways in which we convey our joy at Jesus’ coming into the world.

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