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Gospel Reflection from Notre Dame

Robert McAuliff ’95 Who are the ones that Jesus chooses to call? He could have gone to the marketplace in Jerusalem and found the richest merchants. A ministry needs wealthy backers. He could have gone to the temple and...
24 Jan 2021 0 Comment

Daily Inspiration from JesuitPrayer.org

Mk 1: 14-20 Now after John was arrested, Jesus came to Galilee, proclaiming the good news of God, and saying, “The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God has come near; repent, and believe in the good news.” As Jesus passed along...
24 Jan 2021 0 Comment

Bishop Barron’s Gospel Reflection

Mark 1:14-20 Friends, our Gospel today is Jesus’ inaugural address, setting the tone for the whole of his preaching. Mark tells us that he was proclaiming the Good News of God,...
17 Jan 2021 0 Comment

Gospel Reflection from Notre Dame

Peter Brambilla ’02 M.S. The aspect of this reading that is most meaningful to me is that Jesus invites his new disciples to come and stay with him as they decide to follow him. They ask him where he is staying and Jesus...
17 Jan 2021 0 Comment

Daily Inspiration from JesuitPrayer.

Jn 1: 35-42 The next day John again was standing with two of his disciples, and as he watched Jesus walk by, he exclaimed, “Look, here is the Lamb of God!” The two disciples heard him say this, and they followed Jesus. When Jesus...
17 Jan 2021 0 Comment

Bishop Barron’s Gospel Reflection

John 1:35-42 Friends, in today’s Gospel, two of John the Baptist’s disciples follow Jesus and encounter him. Jesus’ question to the two young men—"What are you looking...
10 Jan 2021 0 Comment

Gospel Reflection from Notre Dame

Rachel O’Grady ‘18 Right away, the thing that catches my attention about this gospel is simple: Jesus is asking to be baptized. Jesus, the Son of God, is asking John to baptize him. Obviously, I am not the only one who feels...
10 Jan 2021 0 Comment

Daily Inspiration from JesuitPrayer.org

Mk 1: 7-11 He proclaimed, “The one who is more powerful than I is coming after me; I am not worthy to stoop down and untie the thong of his sandals. I have baptized you with water; but he will baptize you with the Holy Spirit.” In...
10 Jan 2021 0 Comment

Bishop Barron’s Gospel Reflection

The Baptism of the Lord Mark 1:7-11 Friends, on this Feast of the Baptism of the Lord, let us meditate on John the Baptist. Young John, the son...
3 Jan 2021 0 Comment

Gospel Reflection from Notre Dame

Rev. Joel Rippinger, O.S.B. ’71 M.A. This gospel and the feast of Epiphany are not intended to offer us figures to admire, but a journey to join. The Magi’s quest reveals the need for a guide and the discipline of...