Corpus Christi Reflection

By Sr. Mary Anne Schaenzer “…Give them some food yourselves.” Luke 9:13 There are many levels on which we can read these words. In context the Twelve are telling Jesus to dismiss the crowd so that they can go to the surrounding villages and farms and find lodging and provisions. Jesus responds by saying, Give…

A Reflection for Pentecost

“And I will ask the Father and he will give you another Advocate to be with you always.” Pentecost fulfilled this promise. The Holy Spirit came upon the apostles and nothing was ever the same again. This event is often referred to as the “birthday” of the church. It took Pentecost–and the power of the…