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TWIL (The Word Is Life): Our Life, Our Sweetness, and Our Hope

Here is a link to this weekend’s readings. With May crownings, rosary devotions, and liturgical celebrations, the month of May focuses our attention on Mary, the Theotόkos, the Mother of […]read more

TWIL (The Word Is Life): Vocations: The Power of the Powerless

Sunday, April 22, 2018 Fourth Sunday of Easter Here is a link to this weekend’s readings. Today is the World Day of Prayer for Vocations, a day chosen because it […]read more

TWIL (The Word Is Life): Running Without Fear

Sunday, April 15, 2018 Third Sunday of Easter Here is a link to this weekend’s readings. Tomorrow is Marathon Monday in Boston. I’m not a marathon runner, nor do I […]read more

TWIL (The Word Is Life): Would They Recognize Us?

Sunday, April 8, 2018 Divine Mercy Sunday Here is a link to this weekend’s readings. Whenever today’s reading from the Acts of the Apostles is proclaimed at Mass, I can’t […]read more

TWIL (The Word Is Life): Like Sands through the Hourglass

Sunday, March 18, 2018 Fifth Sunday of Lent Here is a link to this week’s readings. “Like sands through the hour glass, so are the days of our lives.” Those […]read more

TWIL (The Word Is Life): Taking the Temple to the People

Third Sunday of Lent Here is a link to this week’s readings. When the Second Temple was destroyed in 70 A.D., it seemed to the early Christians to confirm the […]read more

TWIL (The Word Is Life): Racism and Transfiguration

Sunday, February 25, 2018 Second Sunday of Lent www.usccb.org/bible/readings/022518.cfm As we continue the penitential season of Lent, it is appropriate that we are also celebrating Black History Month. The Church […]read more

TWIL (The Word Is Life): Love Remains!

Sunday, February 18, 2018 First Sunday of Lent www.usccb.org/bible/readings/021818.cfm This past week, Latin Rite Catholics and many other Christians began their Lenten journey on Ash Wednesday. (Our Eastern Catholic family […]read more

TWIL (The Word Is Life): Outcasts Then and Now

Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time Here is a link to this weekend’s readings. I have a friend who is HIV positive. Had he been born ten years earlier, he would […]read more

TWIL (The Word Is Life): Holding on to Hope

Sunday, February 4, 2018 Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time Here is a link to this weekend’s readings. George Bernard Shaw once observed that “Both optimists and pessimists contribute to society. […]read more

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