“But whenever you pray, go onto your room and shut the door and pray to your Father who is in secret; and your Father who sees in secret will reward you.” (Matthew 6:6)
“Mark 10:13-16 Jesus Blesses Little Children People were bringing little children to him in order that he might touch them; and the disciples spoke sternly to them. But when Jesus saw this, he was indignant and said to them, ‘Let the little children come to me; do not stop them; for it is to such as these that the kingdom of God belongs. Truly I tell you, whoever does not receive the kingdom of God as a little child will never enter it.’ And he took them up in his arms, laid his hands on them, and blessed them.”...
“The King will reply, ‘Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me.’”
Wishing everyone a joyous Christmastide! An offering of reflection from Robert Louis Stevenson.
Philippians 4:4-7 Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, Rejoice. Let your gentleness be known to everyone. The Lord is near. Do not worry about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
Just breathe.... breathing in and breathing out
“And so we know and rely on the love God has for us. God is love. Whoever lives in love lives in God, and God in them.”.
All Saints Day Prayer
The idea of community looks different for each of us. The feeling of community holds different types of connection. To be present in community also offers us an opportunity...
Saint Kevin Or Saint Kevin of Glendalough Canonized by Pope Pius X, on the 9th of December, 1903. Feast day: June 3 Patron saint of: blackbirds, Glendalough, the Archdiocese of Dublin, and he is one of the patron saints of Ireland. There is not a lot known about Saint Kevin, but it is estimated he …