Second Sunday in Ordinary Time - January 20, 2019

Posted by Team Missio on Jan 13, 2019 8:00:00 PM

 

The gifts of the Spirit at work for all

Reflections on the readings for the Second Sunday in Ordinary Time (January 20, 2019): IS 62:1-5; PS 96:1-2,2-3,7-8,9-10; 1 COR 12:4-11; JN 2:1-11 

MISSIO offers “Mission In Scripture” to nurture a missionary heart, providing reflections on the missionary themes in the readings of Sundays, Feast Days and Holy Days.

In St. Paul’s letter to the Corinthians that we hear today, he reminds the early Christian community that we need to recognize the gifts that the Holy Spirit offers each of us. 

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Baptism of the Lord - January 13, 2019

Posted by Team Missio on Jan 6, 2019 7:00:00 PM

 

We can honor the Baptism of Jesus by living up to our own

Reflections on the readings for the Baptism of the Lord (January 13, 2019): IS 42:1-4,6-7; PS 29:1-2,3-4,9-10; ACTS 10:34-38; LK 3:15-16,21-22 

MISSIO offers “Mission In Scripture” to nurture a missionary heart, providing reflections on the missionary themes in the readings of Sundays, Feast Days and Holy Days.

Today, as we leave the Christmas season, we celebrate the Baptism of the Lord.

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Epiphany of the Lord - January 6, 2019

Posted by Team Missio on Dec 30, 2018 7:15:00 PM

 

Today we can appreciate the special gifts for the Infant Jesus – and from Him

Reflections on the readings for the Epiphany of the Lord (January 6, 2019): IS 60:1-6; PS 72:1-2,7-8,10-11,12-13; EPH 3:2-3,5-6; MT 2:1-12 

MISSIO offers “Mission In Scripture” to nurture a missionary heart, providing reflections on the missionary themes in the readings of Sundays, Feast Days and Holy Days.

This is a splendid day to venerate the divine revelation of the birth of one whom we would come to know as Christ our King. 

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St. John Neumann - January 5, 2019

Posted by Team Missio on Dec 30, 2018 7:10:00 PM

 

St. John Neumann gave all he had in fidelity to the Lord and the people in his care 

Reflections on the readings for the Memorial of St. John Neumann (January 5, 2019): 1JN 3:11-21; PS 100:1-2,3,4,5; JN 1:43-51 

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Today we salute John Neumann the first American male and the first bishop to be named a saint from this country.

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St. Elizabeth Ann Seton - January 4, 2019

Posted by Team Missio on Dec 30, 2018 7:05:00 PM

 

This day commemorates the life and work of the first American born saint 

Reflections on the readings for the Memorial of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton (January 4, 2019): 1JN 3:7-10; PS 98:1,7-8,9; JN 1:35-42 

MISSIO offers “Mission In Scripture” to nurture a missionary heart, providing reflections on the missionary themes in the readings of Sundays, Feast Days and Holy Days.

Today we honor the woman who founded the first parish school in America and who is now patron of Catholic schools, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton. 

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Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of God - January 1, 2019

Posted by Team Missio on Dec 30, 2018 7:00:00 PM

 

God’s Mother is our own, both now and in eternity 

Reflections on the readings for the Solemnity of the Blessed Virgin Mary (January 1, 2019): NM 6:22-27; PS 67:2-3,5,6,8; GAL 4:4-7; LK 2:16-21 

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The generosity of God for His people is truly beyond our comprehension.

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Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph - December 30, 2018

Posted by Team Missio on Dec 23, 2018 10:50:59 PM

 

As we consider the lives of Jesus, Mary and Joseph, let us grow in respect for each member of our own family 

Reflections on the readings for the Feast of the Holy Family (December 30, 2018): SIR 3:2-6,12-14; PS 128:1-2,3,4-5; COL 3:12-21; LK 2:41-52 

MISSIO offers “Mission In Scripture” to nurture a missionary heart, providing reflections on the missionary themes in the readings of Sundays, Feast Days and Holy Days.

Today we honor the Holy Family even as we take the time to think about our own family.

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Holy Innocents - December 28, 2018

Posted by Team Missio on Dec 23, 2018 10:44:40 PM

 

Every person has a responsibility to avoid sin and do good, particularly for those who deserve special care and protection

Reflections on the readings for the Feast of the Holy Innocents (December 28, 2018): 1 JN:1:5 – 2:2; PS 124:2-3,4-5,7-8; MT 2:13-18 

MISSIO offers “Mission In Scripture” to nurture a missionary heart, providing reflections on the missionary themes in the readings of Sundays, Feast Days and Holy Days.

Magi from the east went to see King Herod the Great of Judea as they followed the star. 

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St. John, Apostle and Evangelist - December 27, 2018

Posted by Team Missio on Dec 23, 2018 10:37:42 PM

 

The writings of St. John echo down the ages to teach us today

Reflections on the readings for the Feast of St. John (December 27, 2018):  1 JN 1:1-4; PS 97:1-2,5-6,11-12; JN 20:1,2-8

MISSIO offers “Mission In Scripture” to nurture a missionary heart, providing reflections on the missionary themes in the readings of Sundays, Feast Days and Holy Days.

Today we celebrate the Apostle of Charity, who was also known as the beloved disciple: St. John.

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St. Stephen - December 26, 2018

Posted by Team Missio on Dec 23, 2018 10:32:30 PM

 

The first Christian martyr spoke up for Jesus at the cost of his life 

Reflections on the readings for the Feast of St. Stephen (December 26, 2018): ACTS 6:8-10;7:54-59; PS 31:3-4,6,8,16-17; MT 10:17-22   

MISSIO offers “Mission In Scripture” to nurture a missionary heart, providing reflections on the missionary themes in the readings of Sundays, Feast Days and Holy Days.

St. Stephen was one of Jerusalem’s early Christians chosen for a leadership position as one of seven deacons.

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