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Driven by Love to Evangelize—Reflection for Pentecost Sunday, May 15, 2016, by Cameron Daly

This reflection was inspired by the Sunday Mass readings of May 15, 2016—Pentecost Sunday: http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/051516-pentecost-day.cfm I’d like to focus on just a few verses from today’s liturgy: “And suddenly there came from the sky a noise like a strong driving … Continue reading

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“Faith in God’s Words”–Reflection for the Sunday Mass Readings of Jan. 18, 2015, by Cameron Daly

This reflection is taken from the Sunday Mass Readings of Jan. 18, 2015: http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/011815.cfm “When Samuel went to sleep in his place, the LORD came and revealed his presence, calling out as before, ‘Samuel! Samuel!’ Samuel answered, ‘Speak, for your … Continue reading

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“Mary: God’s Queen, Our Mother, and Key Instrument in Salvation”–Reflection for the Sunday Mass Readings of Nov. 16, 2014, by Cameron Daly

This reflection is taken from the Sunday Mass Readings of Nov. 16, 2014: http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/111614.cfm Even though Mary is not actually mentioned once in today’s readings, I can see quite a few things in them that pertain to her. In the … Continue reading

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“Water from the Temple”–Reflection for the Sunday Mass Readings of Nov. 9, 2014, by Cameron Daly

This reflection was taken from the Sunday Mass Readings of Nov. 9, 2014: http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/110914.cfm In today’s readings, we hear a lot about temples. The Responsorial Psalm is the only part that doesn’t mention them. But the Psalm and the first … Continue reading

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“Do as God Does”–Reflection for the Sunday Mass Readings of Sept. 21, 2014–by Cameron Daly

This reflection was taken from the Sunday Mass Readings of Sept. 18, 2014: http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/092114.cfm “For my thoughts are not your thoughts, nor are your ways my ways, says the LORD.” This is at least the third time God alludes to … Continue reading

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“Wheat, Weeds, and Roots”–Reflection for the Sunday Mass Readings of July 20, 2014, by Cameron Daly

This reflection was taken from the Sunday Mass Readings of July 20, 2014: http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/072014.cfm As far as botany is concerned, the roots of weeds are known to “choke” the roots of other plants (more specifically, by crowding and starving them). … Continue reading

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“Corpus Christi”–Reflection for the Sunday Mass Readings of June 22, by Cameron Daly

This reflection was taken from the Sunday Mass Readings of June 22, 2014:http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/062214.cfm   Ten years ago today, I–for the first time in my life–had the extraordinary honor of receiving Jesus Christ in the Blessed Sacrament. Not only was it … Continue reading

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“Stick Up for Jesus”–Reflection for the Sunday Mass Readings of May 11, 2014, by Cameron Daly

This reflection was taken from the Sunday Mass Readings of May 11, 2014:http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/051114.cfm   As it is said in today’s first reading, “If you are patient while you suffer for doing what is good, this is a grace before God.” … Continue reading

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“Rise with Christ to Eternal Life”–Reflection for the Easter Sunday Mass Readings of Apr. 20, 2014, by Cameron Daly

This reflection was taken from the Easter Sunday Readings of Apr. 20, 2014:http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/042014.cfm   It strikes me as difficult, in a way, to write a reflection for Easter Sunday. I mean, how do you respond to that? What can I … Continue reading

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“How do we Accept the Truth?”–Reflection for the Sunday Mass Readings of Apr. 13, 2014, by Cameron Daly

This Reflection was taken from the Sunday Mass Readings of Apr. 13, 2014:http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/041314.cfm   “The Lord GOD has given me a well-trained tongue, that I might know how to speak to the weary a word that will rouse them…I gave … Continue reading

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