Thought for the day

(The thought for the day is based on the Mass readings for the day) give me neither poverty nor riches;provide me only with the food I need;Lest, being full, I deny you,saying, “Who is the LORD?”Or, being in want, I steal,and profane the name of my God. Proverbs 30:5-9 To be satisfied with what we…

Thought for the day

(The thought for the day is based on the Mass readings for the day) All the ways of a man may be right in his own eyes,but it is the LORD who proves hearts. Proverbs 21:1-6 We fool ourselves all the time, rarely admitting the deeper reasons for our actions. Admitting to the deeper reasons…

Thought for the day

(The thought for the day is based on the Mass readings for the day) But grace was given to each of usaccording to the measure of Christ’s gift.  Eph 4:11-13 If grace is given to each of us as stated in the passage above, then I feel it is safe to say that many of…

Thought for the day

(The thought for the day is based on the Mass readings for the day) If for this life only we have hoped in Christ,we are the most pitiable people of all. 1 Cor 15:12-20 “He has gone to a better place.” How many times have we heard that at a funeral service. It has become…

While everyone was sleeping

Joyful laughter and rousing songs have ceased, as the demon-beast Grendel nightly stalks the land.  Under cover of darkness the monster lurks, the gilded halls are dimmed by his destruction, and a deathly pallor has settled over all. COMPLETE ARTICLE