18 Jul 2021 0 Comment

Gospel Reflection from Notre Dame

Lauren Caffarelli ’21 I’m immediately drawn to the contrast between resting and hastening in this gospel passage. Other bible translations say that the people ran after Jesus and his apostles. As a runner myself, I know the...
18 Jul 2021 0 Comment

Daily Inspiration from JesuitPrayer.org

Mk 6: 30-34 The apostles gathered around Jesus, and told him all that they had done and taught. He said to them, “Come away to a deserted place all by yourselves and rest a while.” For many were coming and going, and they had no...
18 Jul 2021 0 Comment

Bishop Barron’s Gospel Reflection

Mark 6:30-34 Friends, today’s Gospel shows Jesus’ compassion for the multitude in the desert. "When he disembarked and saw the vast crowd, his heart was moved with pity for...
11 Jul 2021 0 Comment

Gospel Reflection from Notre Dame

Claire O’Brien ’20 I am struck by how the apostles are to preach repentance. It is not through lofty words but through actions that have a meaningful impact on the quality of other people’s lives. Specifically, they drive...
11 Jul 2021 0 Comment

Daily Inspiration from JesuitPrayer.org

Mk 6: 7-13 He called the twelve and began to send them out two by two, and gave them authority over the unclean spirits. He ordered them to take nothing for their journey except a staff; no bread, no bag, no money in their belts; but to...
11 Jul 2021 0 Comment

Bishop Barron’s Gospel Reflection

Mark 6:7-13 Friends, in today’s Gospel, Jesus sends the Twelve on their mission to announce the nearness of the kingdom. I want to say a few things about our embracing our...
4 Jul 2021 0 Comment

Gospel Reflection from Notre Dame

Christopher Ross ’21 As I consider this gospel passage, I’m struck by the response of the many: “Is he not the carpenter?” Truly Jesus Christ was a carpenter, but the crowds could not understand the beautiful significance of...
4 Jul 2021 0 Comment

Daily Inspiration from JesuitPrayer.org

Mk 6: 1-6 He left that place and came to his hometown, and his disciples followed him. On the sabbath he began to teach in the synagogue, and many who heard him were astounded. They said, “Where did this man get all this? What is this...
4 Jul 2021 0 Comment

Bishop Barron’s Gospel Reflection

MARK 6:1-6 Friends, today’s Gospel develops a theme that is uncomfortable. It tells how the people of Nazareth rejected Jesus. Authentically religious people, authentically spiritual people, will almost always be opposed. The logic...
27 Jun 2021 0 Comment

Gospel Reflection from Notre Dame

Angie Demerath ’97 M.A. In the midst of Jesus’ urgent trip to heal a girl at the point of death, another supplicant also reaches out to him,...