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These reflections are a result of more than 40 years of ministry as a Roman Catholic priest. Most of these years I spent in the Diocese of Charlotte which covers Western North Carolina. Now I am retired, and live in Medellín, Colombia where I continue to serve as a priest in the Archdiocese of Medellín.

Thursday, 23 July 2020 12:28

XVII ORDINARY SUNDAY

The LORD appeared to Solomon in a dream at night. God said, “Ask something of me and I will give it to you.” Solomon answered:…
Brothers and sisters: We hold this treasure in earthen vessels, that the surpassing power may be of God and not from us. (2 Cor 4:7)…
Wednesday, 22 July 2020 18:05

FRIDAY, WEEK XVI, ORDINARY TIME

I will appoint over you shepherds after my own heart, who will shepherd you wisely and prudently. (Jer 3:15) Shepherds after God’s heart! What a…
Tuesday, 21 July 2020 17:57

THURSDAY, WEEK XVI, ORDINARY TIME

R. With you is the fountain of life, O Lord. For with you is the fountain of life, and in your light we see light.…
When she had said this, she turned around and saw Jesus there, but did not know it was Jesus. Jesus said to her, “Woman, why…
Sunday, 19 July 2020 16:26

TUESDAY, WEEK XVI, ORDINARY TIME

While Jesus was speaking to the crowds, his mother and his brothers appeared outside, wishing to speak with him. Someone told him, “Your mother and…
Saturday, 18 July 2020 12:55

MONDAY, WEEK XVI, ORDINARY TIME

You have been told what the LORD requires of you: Only to act justly and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with your God.…
Saturday, 18 July 2020 12:50

XVI ORDINARY SUNDAY

For your might is the source of justice; your mastery over all things makes you lenient to all. (Wisdom 12:16) The Book of Wisdom is…
Monday, 13 July 2020 18:46

SATURDAY, WEEK XV, ORDINARY TIME

This was to fulfill what had been spoken through Isaiah the prophet: Behold, my servant whom I have chosen,
my beloved in whom I delight;
…
Monday, 13 July 2020 13:57

FRIDAY, WEEK XV, ORDINARY TIME

Jesus was going through a field of grain on the sabbath. His disciples were hungry and began to pick the heads of grain and eat…
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