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September 11th – Deeper than sight

Scripture Reflection . . . First Reading: Exodus 32:7-11, 13-14 Responsorial Psalm:  Psalm 51 Second Reading: 1 Timothy 1:12-17 Gospel:  Luke 15: 1 – 32 The Parable of the Prodigal Son is becoming one of my favorite scripture passages.  It is here that I have the clearest sense of the love and mercy of God.… Continue reading September 11th – Deeper than sight

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August 21st – The Way

Scripture Reflection . . . Twenty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time First Reading: Isaiah 66: 18 -21 Responsorial Psalm:  Psalm 117 Second Reading:  Hebrews 12:5-7, 11-13 Gospel:  Luke 13:22-30 A movie entitled The Way (2010) details the journey of a father who takes up the pilgrimage of St. James, also known as El Camino de Santiago, in memory of… Continue reading August 21st – The Way

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August 7th – Waiting in Faith

Scripture Reflection . . . Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time First Reading: Wisdom 18: 6-9 Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 33 Second Reading: Hebrews 11: 1-2, 8-19 Gospel: Luke 12:32-48 Today’s readings remind me of another scripture passage in which Jesus’ disciples ask him to give them more faith (Luke 17:5-7). He responds that faith the size… Continue reading August 7th – Waiting in Faith

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July 31st – Listening with Hope

Scripture Reflection . . . 18th Week in Ordinary Time First Reading: Ecclesiastes 1: 2; 2:21-23 Responsorial Psalm 90 Second Reading: Colossians 3:1-5; 9-11 Gospel: Luke 12:13-21 “If today you hear God’s voice, harden not your hearts” (Psalm 90). What if these words were the secret to a meaningful, joy-filled life? Maybe they are.  Let’s consider… Continue reading July 31st – Listening with Hope

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Reflections from Germany – Lynn Keiner

June 2016 marked the 150th Anniversary of the Sisters of the Holy Redeemer becoming officially recognized as an independent Congregation. A delegation of Sisters in the United States and members of the Holy Redeemer family (Associates, employees, Health System leaders) traveled to Germany in mid-June for the celebrations. One of those in attendance, Redeemer Associate Lynn… Continue reading Reflections from Germany – Lynn Keiner