Deacon Bill’s Sunday Gospel Reflections

 
 

Second Sunday of Advent

Deacon Bill’s Gospel Reflection for the Second Sunday of Advent in Year A: Since there will be a day that will definitely come when all people will be gathered together into one family as brothers and sisters, the Lord wants us to ...

First Sunday of Advent

Deacon Bill’s Gospel Reflection for the First Sunday of Advent in Year A: We are called to meet Jesus, as he comes daily into our lives, in order to prepare ourselves for his final coming, when God’s vision for mankind will become a ...

Feast of Christ the King

Deacon Bill’s Gospel Reflection for the Feast of Christ the King in Year C: Christ is a real King because he is the image of the invisible God, but he is a different King for he died for us on the Cross; and so he will be King of ...

33rd Ordinary Sunday

Deacon Bill’s Gospel Reflection for the 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time in Year C: The fundamental question we need to keep asking ourselves is, not when or how the world will end, but how well are we prepared to face the end of our ...

32nd Ordinary Sunday

Deacon Bill’s Gospel Reflection for the 32ndt Sunday in Ordinary Time in Year C: When we allow ourselves to be loved by God unconditionally as Jesus did, accepting all of its implications, our belief in life after death grows strong ...

31st Ordinary Sunday

Deacon Bill’s Gospel Reflection for the 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time in Year C: Even though we make mistakes we are still fundamentally good and, because of that, Jesus keeps knocking on the door to our heart, expecting us to open ...

30th Ordinary Sunday

Deacon Bill’s Gospel Reflection for the 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time in Year C: God is closer to those whose hearts are broken and it is the prayer of the poor in spirit that pierces the clouds, not that of those who are self ...

29th Ordinary Sunday

Deacon Bill’s Gospel Reflection for the 29th Sunday in Ordinary Time in Year C: To live a fulfilling life, it is necessary to set aside time for prayer each day and to persevere in it. There is no better fuel for keeping the lamp of ...