Tag Archives: Disciple

Daily Mass: A life of Choices and Consequences. Catholic Inspiration

Mass Readings – Thursday of the 14th Week of the Year

Our choices in a life of faith lead to consequences: Christ calls us to follow and fully offer our lives, yet we also have the freedom to walk away and ignore the offer.  What will you do today?

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Daily Mass: The ministry of Jesus. Catholic Inspiration

Mass Readings – Tuesday of the 14th Week of the Year

The Gospel of Matthew offers a snap shot of the ministry of the Lord and helps us to focus on how our lives can participate in the ongoing mission of Jesus Christ.

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Daily Mass: The call of Matthew. Catholic Inspiration

Mass Readings – Friday of the 13th Week of the Year

The call and response of St. Matthew in the Gospel today offers us a pattern of discipleship.  As we draw near to Christ may we bring as many people with us as we can!

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The Calling of St. Matthew, Caravaggio, 1600, San Luigi dei Francesi, Rome.


The Birth of John the Baptist. Catholic Inspiration

Mass Readings – The Nativity of St. John the Baptist

As the herald of Jesus, John directs people to prepare for the coming of the messiah.  His birth, words and actions all point others to the Lord…and inspire us to do the same as modern days disciples.

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Daily Mass: The love of Christ impels us. Catholic Inspiration

Mass Readings – Saturday of the 10th Week of the Year

St. Paul reminds us that we live for the Lord, offering our lives as His ambassadors and sharing the love that we have received through a life of grace.

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Daily Mass: God works in specific ways. Catholic Inspiration

 

Mass Readings – Thursday of the 6th Week of Easter

The first reading offers specific details of location, people and occupation – reminding us that the Lord works through the particular aspects of every human life…including our own!

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Note: in my diocese the Feast of the Ascension is transferred to the 7th Sunday of Easter. 


4th Sunday of Easter: The Lord is my shepherd. Catholic Inspiration

Mass Readings – 4th Sunday of Easter

In our moments of need we can learn from the Psalmist and say “The Lord is my shepherd” as we face the challenges of life.  What’s more, as we follow Jesus Christ we offer our lives to help one another to seek the Lord as well.

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