Day: March 1, 2020

Sister Regina Suzanne McAuley, CSJ

By Clara Santoro | March 1, 2020 | Comments Off on Sister Regina Suzanne McAuley, CSJ

It isn’t mere coincidence that we celebrate the life of Regina Suzanne McAuley on International Women’s Day. We will hear the words of St. Paul in our first reading: “Put on, as God’s chosen ones, heartfelt compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.” We can add to that – determination, resiliency, joy and zest as we celebrate the life of Regina, a Sister of St. Joseph for sixty-nine years. Called to…

March 1

By Clara Santoro | March 1, 2020 | Comments Off on March 1

Reflection   The Spirit sent Jesus out into the desert, and he remained in the desert for forty days  and he was tempted there. Mark 1:12-15 In the desert Jesus sought the presence of  the Holy.  Often the wilderness is  metaphor for a place where the visible world of our daily experience and the sacred intersect. The barrenness  can also hold voices that lead away from God.  Jesus was tempted…