Thought for the day

 

Take this thought with you today to remind you that God is with you in all you do. His love can shine through your actions this day.  

O God, thank you so much for forgiving my sins.
“Mercy: the bridge that connects God and man, opening our hearts to the hope of being loved forever despite our sinfulness.”  Pope Francis
O God, may I rejoice today in the glory of Easter!
“Jesus Christ is risen! Love has triumphed over hatred, life has conquered death, light has dispelled the darkness!” (Pope Francis)  Image: cherry blossom
I have been travelling with Jesus since the Transfiguration, from the mountain to Jerusalem. Slowly I understand that Jesus is the one who embraces all human suffering with an overwhelming divine love. After the death of my beloved, however, I am...
‘Till this moment they had failed to understand the teaching of scripture, that he must rise from the dead.’ John 20:9
Everything is on hold for me on Holy Saturday. The sanctuary is deserted. There is darkness all over my earth. All I can see is an entire universe teetering between cruel death and ecstatic love. I simmer with anger. Jesus would smile at the human...
‘After the sabbath, and towards dawn on the first day of the week, Mary of Magdala and the other Mary went to visit the sepulchre.’ Matthew 28:1 Image: sunrise
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