Sister’s Reflections on the 3rd and 4th Sundays of Easter

Reflection on the Gospel for the Third Sunday of Easter (Luke 24): “Were not our hearts burning within us while he spoke to us on the way . . . (Luke 24:32).”  This is one of my favorite Gospel passages, and it always reminds me to consider how many times as I was “on theContinue reading “Sister’s Reflections on the 3rd and 4th Sundays of Easter”

Sister’s Message of Easter Hope

Dear Brothers and Sisters: We’ve just completed both the Lent we didn’t choose and the Holy Week, also not of our preference and choosing.  We’ve been forced by circumstances beyond our control to fast from the companionship of our neighbors, friends and relatives, co-workers, and most painful of all — the celebration of the EucharistContinue reading “Sister’s Message of Easter Hope”

Sister’s Message for Holy Week 2020

Dear Brothers and Sisters, We’re about to move into the holiest week of our Christian year  — Holy Week.  Like Lent, this year it promises to be one we would not choose.  But in God’s providential plan, it’s one He’s chosen for us.  In his last hours, Jesus prayed three times, “My Father, if itContinue reading “Sister’s Message for Holy Week 2020”