Tag Archives: Disciple

Epiphany: What the Magi can teach us. Catholic Inspiration

The intensity of the quest of the Magi and the treasures they offered the Christ child can teach us about the conviction and quality we bring to the Lord each and every day.

Mass Readings – Epiphany of the Lord

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Daily Mass: The example of John the Baptist. Catholic Inspiration

The Jordan River…very close to the site of the ministry of John the Baptist.

John the Baptist offers an example of discipleship in the Gospel today. As the crowds flock to his preaching and baptism of repentance, John consistently redirects their attention toward Jesus. May we do the same in our lives today.

Mass Readings – Christmas Weekday

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The Feast of St. Andrew the Apostle. Catholic Inspiration

On this feast of St. Andrew, we hear in the Gospel how Jesus calls him and from the Letter to the Romans how God continues to call others to proclaim the Good News in the world. God keeps calling today; are we ready to respond?

Mass Readings – Feast of St. Andrew, Apostle

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Daily Mass: It’s not us, but the Lord working through us. Catholic Inspiration

As the disciples return praising God for the power they used in the name of Jesus, the Lord reveals this power as the fulfillment of God’s plan for salvation history. Our task today? To continue to let Jesus work through the daily offering of our lives.

Mass Readings – Saturday of the 26th Week of the Year

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Daily Mass: The Church in the world. Catholic Inspiration

As Jesus extends his authority to the disciples, we discover that the Church – the successor of these same disciples – has been given an opportunity and a responsibility to carry out the Lord’s Mission today.

Mass Readings – Friday of the 26th Week of the Year (St. Francis of Assisi)

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26th Sunday of the Year: Lazarus and the rich man. Catholic Inspiration

The parable of Lazarus and the rich man offer three insights (body, mind and soul) that can help us today live as disciples of the Lord Jesus.

Mass Readings – 26th Sunday of the Year

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Daily Mass: Who do we say Jesus is? Catholic Inspiration

The question Jesus poses to the disciples pertains also to us. Our response – like that of the disciples – configures our words and actions as we live out our conviction that he is the Messiah…the Savior…the Lord.

Mass Readings – Friday of the 25th Week of the Year

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