Deacon Bill’s Sunday Gospel Reflections

 
 

14th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Deacon Bill’s Gospel Reflection for 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time: There is a human temptation in all of us to fail to see God in the ordinary things in life and instead look for him in the flamboyant, the unusual or the exciting ...

13th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Deacon Bill’s Gospel Reflection for 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time: Unlike Jesus, we cannot heal the sick or raise the dead to life, but we can do whatever little we can to overcome adversity and bring love, peace and joy to our ...

Nativity of John The Baptist

Deacon Bill’s Gospel Reflection for The Nativity of John the Baptist: When he pointed out Jesus to Andrew, John the Baptist in doing so, prompted Andrew to be the first disciple of Jesus. As disciples of Jesus today, may we too be ...

11th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Deacon Bill’s Gospel Reflection for the 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time: The seeds of our Christian life are sowed by God in the soil of our hearts at baptism and they are tended by the love of our parents until we mature and ripen, ...

10th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Deacon Bill’s Gospel Reflection for the 10th Sunday in Ordinary Time: To be free just for oneself is a misrepresentation of freedom, but to be free for the service of others is true freedom in its deepest Christian sense, manifested ...

Feast of Corpus Christi

Deacon Bill’s Gospel Reflection for the Feast of Corpus Christi: When we receive Jesus in the Eucharist we are in his presence as surely as the people he fed with loaves and fishes were. Receiving communion builds up our physical ...

Trinity Sunday

Deacon Bill’s Gospel Reflection for the Feast of the Most Blessed Trinity: The Feast of the Holy Trinity is not a celebration of the mystery of the Trinity, nor of the doctrine about the mystery, but a celebration of God’s dynamic ...

Feast of Pentecost

Deacon Bill’s Gospel Reflection for the Feast of Pentecost: The Holy Spirit that in-dwells in every Christian is a healing and explosive, consuming and unifying, cleansing and life-giving, consuming and comforting power.therefore ...