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Easter Sunday – April 16th, 2017 In reading the Resurrection chapters of the four gospels, the differences of the four accounts are very obvious. Not one of the evangelists recounts Jesus’ Resurrection itself. It is an event taking place within the mystery of God between Jesus and the Father. By its very nature the Resurrection ...read more
Good Friday, Commemoration of the Lord’s Passion – April 14th, 2017 As we commemorate Good Friday for this year, I have chosen to share with you the following reflection on what Pope John Paul II taught us at the end of his life. I cannot recall Good Friday without remembering Saint John Paul II, especially ...read more
The Mass of the Lord’s Supper, Holy Thursday – April 13th, 2017 Holy Thursday formally concludes the Lenten season. On this night we enter into the three days that are the centre of our liturgical year, and indeed of the Christian faith. The scripture readings root us deeply in our Jewish past: celebrating the Passover ...read more
Daily Mass April 7, 2017 from Daily TV Mass on Vimeo. Watch today’s “Daily Mass April 7, 2017” in memory of Gaetano Gagliano, founder Salt and Light Catholic Media Foundation with Fr. Thomas Rosica, CSB. ...read more
Palm Sunday – April 9th, 2017 In preparation for Easter some years ago, I had the privilege of an early Lenten retreat on the events of Holy Week as I read and pondered what was at that time Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI’s latest book: “Jesus of Nazareth – Holy Week: From the Entrance into Jerusalem ...read more
Fr. Thomas Rosica tells us how Jesus remained turned towards the needs of His disciples, even during His torments. This, Rosica writes, makes Jesus “the insurgent, the revolutionary of kindness, tenderness, compassion, consolation, forgiveness and care for others.” This book of reflections suggests ways we can imitate Christ’s example in our daily lives. ...read more