Daily Reflections

September 27

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Reflection While theologians have long debated Jesus’ true mission, that of apocalyptic prophet, sage teacher of wisdom, or sacrificial lamb, the variety of images and stories of Jesus seems to…

September 26

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Rosh Hashanah Reflection Rosh Hashanah, the beginning of the Jewish New Year, is the beginning of 10 days of soul searching and repentance. The themes of the High Holy Days…

September 25

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Reflection If they will not listen to Moses and the prophets,neither will they be persuaded if someone should rise from the dead.Luke 16:31 The rich man’s condemnation was not because…

September 24

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Reflection By this all people will know that you are my disciples,if you have love for one another.John 13:35 The only kind of love that makes sense if we are…

September 23

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Reflection We believe that God, the Source of all that is, is revealed through creation. Creation awakens in us wonder and gratitude for its amazing beauty. We gather to watch…

September 22

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Autumn Equinox Reflection There is poignancy to autumn. The early dawn of mornings and the long brightness of evenings have slowly shortened into a balance of light and darkness. Sunrise…

September 21

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UN World Day of Peace Reflection International days  are occasions to address global problems and to educate the public on issues of concern. The intention of the day of peace…

September 20

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Reflection It has never been about what we deserve. We had no choice, nor did we do anything to earn our life or talents. We exist by gratuitous gift. We have…

September 19

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Reflection The truly prayerful person, the person adult in the ways of the Spirit, does not pray to get things. We pray to know God in every small way we can…

September 18

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Reflection No one can serve two masters. Either you will hate the one and love the other,or you will be devoted to the one and despise the other. Luke 16:13 As…