Browsing Reflection from Fr. Davies

Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Diane Nowinski

SHARING SPIRITUAL FOOD: St. Catherine of Siena, Ripon, WI - Fr. Davies Edassery Sac

OT XIX [A]: “Lord save me” 1 Kgs 19:9a, 11-13a; Rom 9:1-5; Mt 14:22-33

The readings speak of God’s saving presence among His people, our need for trusting Faith in our loving and providing God ... Read More »

Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Diane Nowinski

SHARING SPIRITUAL FOOD: St. Catherine of Siena, Ripon, WI - Fr. Davies Edassery Sac

OT XVIII [A] Share our blessings: Is 55:1-3; Rom 8:35, 37-39; Mt 14:13-21

The central theme of today’s readings is that God takes care of our physical and spiritual needs if we put our trust ... Read More »

Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time July 26th

Posted by Diane Nowinski

SHARING SPIRITUAL FOOD: St. Catherine of Siena, Ripon, WI - Fr. Davies Edassery Sac

OT XVII [A] Jesus - Treasure: 1 Kgs 3:5, 7-12; Rom 8:28-30; Mt 13:44-52

Today’s readings teach us that Faith in Jesus as our God and Savior and sacrificing everything in life to do the ... Read More »

Sunday July 19th

Posted by Diane Nowinski

SHARING SPIRITUAL FOOD: - Fr. Davies Edassery Sac

OT XVI [A] Kingdom of Heaven is Like:  Wis 12:13, 16-19; Rom 8:26-27; Mt 13:24-43

Today’s readings tell us about a very patient and compassionate God Who is hopeful that the so-called “weeds” among us will be converted. They warn us ... Read More »

Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Diane Nowinski

OT XV [A] Sower and the seed - Is 55:10-11; Rom 8:18-23; Mt 13:1-23

Today’s readings are about the transforming power of the word of God when read, preached, and lived. They also warn us not to be disappointed at the absence of immediate results. We must take a ... Read More »

Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Diane Nowinski

SHARING SPIRITUAL FOOD

St. Catherine of Siena, Ripon, WI  - Fr. Davies Edassery Sac

OT XIV (A) “EASY YOKE AND LIGHT BURDEN”:

Zec 9:9-10; Rom 8:9, 11-13; Mt 11:25-30

During the days of the Second Vatican Council, Pope St. John XXIII used to submit all his anxieties to God ... Read More »

Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Diane Nowinski

SHARING SPIRITUAL FOOD: .St. Catherine of Siena, Ripon, WI - Fr. Davies Edassery Sac

Cost and Reward of Discipleship 2 Kgs 4:8-11, 14-16a; Rom 6:3-4, 8-11; Mt 10:37-42

The common theme of today’s readings is the work God gives us to do as the followers of Jesus: to love God ... Read More »

Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted by Diane Nowinski

SHARING SPIRITUAL FOOD:

St. Catherine of Siena, Ripon, WI  - Fr. Davies Edassery Sac

OT XII Sunday[A] “HAVE NO FEAR”: Jer 20:10-13; Rom 5:12-15; Mt 10:26-33

Scripture readings for this Sunday call us to preach Christ through our words and lives without fear. The first reading tells us how ... Read More »

The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ

Posted by Diane Nowinski

The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ:  (Dt 8:2-3,14b-16a; I Cor 10:16-17 Jn 6:51-58)

The feast and its objectives:   We celebrate the solemn feast of Corpus Christi. This Solemnity is three feasts in one: the feast of the Eucharistic sacrifice, the feast of the Sacrament of the Eucharist, ... Read More »

The Most Holy Trinity

Posted by Diane Nowinski

THE MOST HOLY TRINITY: (Ex 34:4b-6, 8-9; II Cor 13:11-13; Jn 3:16-18)

The mystery of the most Holy Trinity is a basic doctrine of Faith, understandable not with our heads but with our hearts. It teaches us that there are three distinct Persons in one God, sharing the same ... Read More »