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.

Monday, 15 January 2024 00:00

Monday, Week II, Ordinary Time, January 15

Alleluia R. Alleluia, alleluia. The word of God is living and effective, able to discern reflections and thoughts of the heart. R. Alleluia, alleluia.https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/011524.cfmToday would…


While he was at table in (Levi’s) house, many tax collectors and sinners sat with Jesus and his disciples; for there were many who followed…


Sunday, 14 January 2024 00:00

Sunday, Week II, Ordinary Time

Andrew, the brother of Simon Peter, was one of the two who heard John and followed Jesus. He first found his own brother Simon and…


Friday, 12 January 2024 00:00

Friday, Week I, Ordinary Time

Many gathered together so that there was no longer room for them, not even around the door, and he preached the word to them. They…


Thursday, 11 January 2024 00:00

Thursday, Week I, Ordinary Time

A leper came to him and kneeling down begged him and said, “If you wish, you can make me clean.” Moved with pity, he stretched…


Wednesday, 10 January 2024 00:00

Wednesday, Week I, Ordinary Time

Then Eli understood that the LORD was calling the youth. So Eli said to Samuel, “Go to sleep, and if you are called, reply, ‘Speak,…


Tuesday, 09 January 2024 00:00

Tuesday, Week I, Ordinary Time

Early the next morning they worshiped before the LORD, and then returned to their home in Ramah. When Elkanah had relations with his wife Hannah,…


Monday, 08 January 2024 00:00

The Baptism of the Lord, 2024

This is what John the Baptist proclaimed: “One mightier than I is coming after me. I am not worthy to stoop and loosen the thongs of…


Sunday, 07 January 2024 00:00

The Epiphany of the Lord, 2024

And behold, the star that they had seen at its rising preceded them, until it came and stopped over the place where the child was. They…


Beloved: Who indeed is the victor over the world but the one who believes that Jesus is the Son of God? God gave us eternal…


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