Browsing the March 2017 archive of Father Tony's Writings

The Power of Our Lord’s Words

Posted by Sue Kunkel on 3/28/17

Gospel ReflectionEzekiel 37: 12-14; Romans 8: 8-11; John 11: 1-45

The Power of Our Lord’s Words

Several years ago there was a good article in the Catholic Spirit called “The Miracle of Maria.”  Maria had a very unusual birth.  The family wanted to deliver the baby at home but ... Read More »

Fourth Sunday of Lent

Posted by Dan Dupay on 3/21/17

"So he went and washed, and came back able to see." The man born blind was healed by the power of Christ. But the man played his part as well. First, he let Jesus spread the clay on his eyes, which was probably just as strange as it sounds. ... Read More »

A Love That Frees Us

Posted by Sue Kunkel on 3/14/17

Gospel Reflection, Third Sunday of Lent, Year AExodus 17: 3-7 Romans 5: 1-2, 5-8; John 4: 5-42

A Love That Frees Us

The story of the Samaritan woman with Jesus is a beautiful story of God’s love.  It is personal.  It is an encounter with Jesus as the Messiah ... Read More »

Coming Down off a Mountain

Posted by Sue Kunkel on 3/09/17

Gospel Reflection, 2nd Sunday of Lent, Year AGenesis 12: 1-4a; 2 Timothy 1: 8b-10; Matthew 17: 1-9

Coming Down off a Mountain

In my travels over the years, I have done some mountain hiking.  It’s a real blessing and thrill to get to the top.  Often after a long ... Read More »