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Word Alive: Encounter real Jesus this Lent
Danielle Bean
February 28, 2020
Do you know the real Jesus? And how can we find him this Lent? Check out this first installment of Word Alive, our new series of Sunday reflections! ...read more
How can we let God transform the evil that is in us and around us into good? Julian Paparella reflects on the Gospel for the Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time. ...read more
Exploring the readings for this Sunday, Scott Harris looks at how the prophets anticipate the Gospels' call to care for the poor and needy. ...read more
In this reflection, Julian Paparella explores how the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord shows us how to trust in God's plan for our lives. ...read more
Read this reflection on the calling of Jesus' first disciples. We, too, can leave everything to follow Jesus, who gives us everything that truly matters. ...read more
Scott Harris explores the theological depths of two of our favourite Christmas hymns: "O Come, All Ye Faithful" and "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing". ...read more
Read Deacon Pedro's final reflection for Advent in which he exhorts us to remember the mission of the Church and how we participate in that mission. ...read more
What is the Immaculate Conception and when did it become part of the teaching of the Catholic Church? Scott Harris explores this popular Marian devotion. ...read more
Deacon Pedro continues exploring Advent through missionary glasses. This week he asks: Is it enough to live the Gospel or do we have to use words? ...read more
As we prepare for the coming of our Lord during Advent, Julian Paparella suggests seeing conversion as a pathway for Jesus to be born in us every day. ...read more