February, 2014

Upon This Rock I Will Build My Church

Upon This Rock I Will Build My Church

Today’s feast celebrates how Christ built his church upon Saint Peter, the first pope.  Jesus Christ is the foundation of the Catholic church, but it was through Saint Peter’s love for him and recognition of who Jesus really was, that […]

But Who Do You Say That I Am?

But Who Do You Say That I Am?

The common thread that runs through both of the readings for mass today, is that you can’t judge things by their outward appearance.  God sees people and situations in our lives in an entirely different light than we do, and […]

Jesus Healed a Blind Man

Jesus Healed a Blind Man

The first reading for mass from the Letter of Saint James starts out by telling us how important it is to listen, instead of doing all the talking.  He said, “everyone should be quick to hear, slow to speak”.  This […]