Tag Archives: Discipleship

Daily Mass: We heal others with the love of Christ. Catholic Inspiration

As St. Paul heals a crippled man and directs the people’s praise to Jesus, we understand that a fundamental part of our discipleship is to be agents of God’s healing in the lives around us.

Mass Readings – Monday of the 5th Week of Easter

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Daily Mass: Called by name. Catholic Inspiration

A moment to reflect on the Sea of Galilee.

The call of the Twelve Apostles in the Gospel of Mark reminds us that a call by Christ is personal. The Lord knows our hearts and calls us as unique individuals to offer our lives for particular service in the world.

Mass Readings – Friday of the 2nd Week of the Year

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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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4th Sunday of Advent: Our response to the Lord’s call. Catholic Inspiration

Both St. Paul and St. Joseph respond to God’s call, but they do it in very different ways. Their examples reveal that the Lord offers many ways that we can offer our lives, based on our ability and talent. There is nothing to stop us…except ourselves.

Mass Readings – 4th Sunday of Advent

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Daily Mass: How is the Lord calling us today? Catholic Inspiration

Both the Letter to the Ephesians and the Gospel of Matthew offer insights into how the Lord calls us (with all our imperfections) in various ways, giving us the grace we need for the work entrusted to our care.

Mass Readings – Saturday of the 24th Week of the Year

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Daily Mass: Choose life in the Lord. Catholic Inspiration

Moses and Jesus exhort the people to make a choice for God – choosing life (and eternal life) over death.  Every day we make this choice as we seek to turn our lives ever closer to Jesus Christ, the source of all life.

Mass Readings – Thursday after Ash Wednesday

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