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Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 6:27am

God is the source of a double command and the singular grace of its fulfillment.

“Choose Life!” by Fr. Lawrence Lew, OP/Flickr •
Sunday, February 12, 2017 - 4:27am

John Henry Newman: “Is not holiness the result of many patient, repeated efforts after obedience?”

Sunday, February 5, 2017 - 3:27am

Works matter. They are the direct and natural expression of one’s vocation as salt and light to the world.

“Fall at Holy Hill” by Jim Bauer/Flickr •
Sunday, January 29, 2017 - 5:27am

In a sense, the holy hill of God is wherever God is.

Sunday, January 22, 2017 - 3:27am

Jesus’ teaching, proclamation, and healing are a trinity of attack against sin, the flesh, and the devil.

Jason Pratt/Flickr •
Sunday, January 15, 2017 - 4:27am

“For where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the midst of them” (Matt. 18:20).

Sunday, January 8, 2017 - 4:27am

Jesus humbles himself to know human weakness, frailty, the fear of death, and death itself.

Image by Michael Matti/Flickr •
Sunday, January 1, 2017 - 3:27am

“When I look at your heavens, the work of your fingers, ... what are human beings that you are mindful of them?”

meneya/Morguefile •
Sunday, December 25, 2016 - 3:27am

This tiny infant, this frail being, is an image of the invisible God. God has come down to be among us.

Sunday, December 18, 2016 - 5:27am

Every moment in which grace is given and faith elicited is a vertical intrusion of pure gift.