Fifth Sunday of Lent 2013

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Readings: Isaiah 43:16-21; Philippians 3:8-14; John 8:1-11 Under the general Lenten theme of judgment and reconciliation, John has created for us in this brief Gospel a complex one–act drama in which the Scribes and Pharisees seek to destroy Jesus by “using” another human person.  The characters are few; the dialogue is limited; the setting is […]

Second Sunday of Lent

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Readings: Genesis 15: 5-12, 17-18; Responsorial , Psalm 27; Philippians 3:17 – 4:1, Luke 9:28b-36 The readings for the second Sunday of Lent are rich in meaning. The Church presents to us the transfigured Christ who is our Model and Inspiration, the One whom we must imitate if we are to be true followers of Christ. […]

First Sunday of Lent

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READINGS Reflect upon the Readings of Deuteronomy 26:4-10; Responsorial Psalm:91; Romans 10:8-13 REFLECTION In Deuteronomy, there is a reminder from the Old Testament, where God has brought His Chosen people. “The Lord, God, brought us out of Egypt with his strong hand and outstretched arm, with terrifying power, with signs and wonders, and bringing us […]