Tag Archives: Service

Daily Mass: We are empowered by God for service. Catholic Inspiration

Jesus summons the Twelve and empowers them to carry out his ministry.  The Lord continues to call disciples today, giving us the grace we need to do his work.

Mass Readings – Thursday of the 4th Week of the Year

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Farewell to Fr. Ed. Catholic Inspiration

Msgr. Ed Meulemans was my pastor when I arrived at the Cathedral as a newly ordained priest in 1997.  Over the years he has been a great friend and mentor, teaching me many lessons about discipleship and priesthood.  May he rest in peace!

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Daily Mass: The Kingdom of God is among you. Catholic Inspiration

Jesus teaches that the Kingdom of God is among us.  Our task is not to go chasing around looking for the Lord, but rather to live as his disciples as we apply our faith to every aspect of our lives.

Mass Readings – Thursday of the 32nd Week of the Year

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Daily Mass: We are servants of the Lord. Catholic Inspiration

To say “I serve the Lord” has tremendous implications for our understanding and action.  Recognizing Jesus as our Lord, we configure every aspect of our lives to him as our daily actions and interactions are infused with his grace.

Mass Readings – Tuesday of the 32nd Week of the Year

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School Mass: Serving Jesus. Catholic Inspiration

Whatever we do for one another, we do it for the Lord.  The Cathedral school kids learn that both our good and bad actions toward others are treated as if they were done to Jesus.  May we take this insight to heart as we offer our lives!

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Daily Mass: We are servants and stewards. Catholic Inspiration

St. Paul writes to the people of Corinth that we are servants and stewards.  As we care for one another and use the resources we have received, we recognize that one day we will all stand before the Lord for judgment.

Mass Readings – Friday of the 22nd Week of the Year

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Daily Mass: Service that leads to greatness. Catholic Inspiration

Do you want to be great in the Kingdom of Heaven?  Then follow the path of service.  Our example is Jesus, and the Lord will walk with us every step of the way.

Mass Readings – Saturday of the 20th Week of the Year

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