“O ye larks that carol in the heavens… bless ye the Lord.”
“Look rather to our Lord and Savior, the true shepherd who condescended to suffer, not only tribulation but even death, for the sake of the sheep.” – Caesarius of Arles
“So he was there with the LORD forty days and forty nights. He neither ate bread nor drank water. And he wrote on the tablets the words of the covenant, the Ten Commandments.”
“And as soon as he came near the camp and saw the calf and the dancing, Moses’ anger burned hot, and he threw the tablets out of his hands and broke them at the foot of the mountain.”
Idols again! This infamous story of the golden calf begins on a very human level…
“Apprehend God in all things for God is in all things. Every single creature is full of God…”
August 24, 2021Ordinary Time Today’s Readings: Deuteronomy 18:15-18 / Psalm 91 / 1 Corinthians 4:9-15 / Luke 22:24-30 / Reflection: Bartholomew, one of the “foundation stones” Evocation We run the race set before us, surrounded by a great cloud of witnesses. Therefore let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which clings so closely,Continue reading “Feast of St. Bartholomew the Apostle”
“Husband and wife belong to each other as martyrs, they belong to God as royalty, and they are called to treat each other accordingly.”
And I tell you, ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you.
The book of Joshua contains striking historical records of the personal involvement of the LORD in the battles of Israel for the promised land.