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The worst calamity of all | Word Alive
Brett Salkeld
March 18, 2022
How do we understand God's role in the tragedies of this life? Theologian Brett Salkeld reflects on the readings for the 3rd Sunday of Lent. more
The temptations of the Lord in the Gospel for this First Sunday of Lent offer us some important and hopeful points to begin our Lenten journey. more
Taking the log out of our own eye | Word Alive
Deacon Larry Worthen
February 25, 2022
Deacon Larry Worthen reflects on Jesus' famous question: “How can you take the speck out of your neighbour’s eye if you can’t take the log out of your own?” more
When Jesus challenges us to "treat others as you would like them to treat you", he is really calling us to a radical way of living. more
Hope and healing on level ground | Word Alive
Paul Jarzembowski
February 11, 2022
In Luke's account of Jesus' famous sermon, Jesus speaks to the people on level ground. What does this mean for us and for our mission as Christians? more
Despite our weaknesses and failings, Jesus calls each of us to mission. Will we humbly and confidently respond to his call? more
Failure that bears fruit | Word Alive
Fr. Anthony G. Caruana
January 28, 2022
Have you ever tried to bring someone to Jesus - and failed? Fr. Anthony Caruana reflects on what we can all learn from the rejection of Jesus at Nazareth. more
The Body of Christ is made up of many parts, each important in its own way, and each of us has a unique and unrepeatable role to fill. more
A love that cannot keep silent | Word Alive
Patrick Sullivan
January 14, 2022
Do you sometimes feel that God no longer loves you or has forgotten about you? Patrick Sullivan reflects on the abundant, unconditional love of God. more
When we celebrate the baptism of Jesus, we are reminded of our own baptism, of the fact that he has made us clean from all sin. How will we respond? more