Today's Gospel reading is from the book of Matthew, chapter 13, verses 44-46. I just read a great reflection on that Scripture from Bishop Robert Barron's daily meditations. I get one in my inbox every morning. I always find comforting and/or illuminating thoughts when I read them, but today's especially resonated with me. Bishop Barron … Continue reading Grace

LK 24: 35-48

In today's Gospel account, Jesus suddenly, inexplicably appears to the apostles. There is fear, amazement. They are at turns incredulous and terrified! And Jesus, with an amazingly calm demeanor, sets them at ease. First He says, "Peace be with you." Then He shows them His hands, feet, and side to prove the wounds are where … Continue reading LK 24: 35-48