Still Waiting and Hoping   Gospel Reflections for Pandemic Times by Deacon Bill Frere
As we all remember, on Saturday March 14, 2020 the world stopped  Travel was restricted  we all    sheltered in place    a...
Wednesday     Twenty-Fifth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 9 1-6 What to Wear, What to Wear Ben Gurion Airport, Tel ...
Thursday     Twenty-Fifth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 9 7-9 For All the Wrong Reasons At Prayer, Church of Holy ...
Friday     Twenty-Fifth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 9 18-22 A Case of Mistaken Identity Mount of Beatitudes Ever...
Saturday     Twenty-Fifth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 9 18-43-45 Pay Attention I can   t begin to count how many...
Sunday - Twenty-Sixth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Matthew 21 28-32 Words and Actions Today   s Gospel seems pretty st...
Monday Twenty-Sixth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 9 46-50 I   m the Greatest  No, I Am  Given the Gospel for the d...
Tuesday     Feasts of Sts. Michael, Gabriel and Raphael, Archangels Gospel     John 1  47-51 Down to Earth Basilica of the...
Wednesday     Feasts of St. Jerome Gospel     Luke 9 57-62 Looking Back, Moving Forward St. Jerome   s Cell  home , Bethle...
Thursday     Feast of St. Therese Lisieux Gospel     Luke 10 1-12 Life   s a Journey Caesarea Philippi Life   s a journey....
Friday     Feast of Guardian Angels Gospel     Matthew 18 1-5, 10 God Bless The Child The Streets of Jerusalem It was only...
Saturday     Twenty-Sixth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 10 17-24 Praise and Thanksgiving Basilica of Annunciation,...
Sunday - Twenty-Seventh Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Matthew 21 33-43 Turning A Deaf Ear Old City, Jerusalem A farmer ...
God sent you the prophets and you refused to listen to them. Some of them you beat and tortured and threw out of the city,...
Monday     Twenty-Seventh Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 10 25-37 Won   t You Be My Neighbor  Old City, Jerusalem I...
Tuesday     Twenty-Seventh Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 10 38-42 Slow down and listen Dinner, On the Sea of Galil...
Wednesday     Our Lady of the Rosary Gospel     Luke 11 1-4 The Power of Prayer Anointing Stone, Church of Holy Sepulchre ...
Thursday     Twenty-Seventh Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 11 5-13 A Cry in the Night Shepherds Field, Bethlehem Al...
Friday     Twenty-Seventh Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 11 15-26 Inner Demons Church of St. Joseph, Nazareth Let  ...
Saturday     Twenty-Seventh Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 11 27-28 A Little Respect Church at Mt. Tabor It wasn   ...
Sunday - Twenty-Eighth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Matthew 22 1-14 RSVP Years ago I remember going to a business lunc...
Monday - Twenty-Eighth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 11 29-32 Give Me A Sign Road Signs, Nazareth Four years ago r...
Tuesday - Twenty-Eighth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 11 37-41 Tea and Sympathy Streets of Bethlehem So this is yo...
Wednesday - Twenty-Eighth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 11 42-46 All For Show Church of Dormition, Jerusalem Back ...
Thursday - Twenty-Eighth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 11 47-54 Once Is Not Enough Chapel of Tears, Jerusalem I ad...
Friday - Twenty-Eighth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 12 1-7 Secrets Capernaum, Galilee I   m holding in my hand a ...
Saturday - St. Ignatius of Antioch Gospel     Luke 12 8-12 Stand Firm Church of Holy Sepulchre, Jerusalem We celebrate tod...
Sunday - Twenty-Ninth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Matthew 22 15-21 A Flip of the Coin Cemetery outside Jerusalem Ther...
In a way, he was acting like the Pharisees in today   s Gospel     thinking only of himself. Probably a model citizen duri...
Monday     Feast of Sts. John de Brebeuf   Isaac Jogues Gospel     Luke 12 13-21 Rich and Poor Mount of Beatitudes, Galile...
Tuesday     Twenty-Ninth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 12  35-38 Buckle Up, Buttercup On the Shores of the Dead Se...
Wednesday     Twenty-Ninth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 12  39-48 Preparing the Master   s Table Orthodox Liturgy...
Thursday     Twenty-Ninth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 12 49-53 The Long and Winding Road Renewing Baptismal Vows...
Friday     Twenty-Ninth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 12 54-59 The Sign of the Times Caesarea Mauritania, on the M...
Saturday     Twenty-Ninth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 13 1-9 Repentance and Mercy Sycamore Tree, Jericho Repenta...
Sunday - Thirtieth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Matthew 22  34-40 Send in the Lawyers St Stephen, Church of Dormition ...
We all know that to be true  Just consider the people we love, our family, our friends  Wouldn   t you do anything for the...
Monday     Thirtieth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 13 10-17 Standing Tall Yesterday someone told me we have an ele...
Tuesday     Thirtieth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 13 18-21 That   s A Lot of Bread Open Market, Jerusalem I chec...
Wednesday     Thirtieth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 6 12-16 Hey Jude  Renewal of Baptism Vows, Jordan River Toda...
Thursday     Thirtieth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 13 31-35 Fear is the Mind-Killer Along the Via Dolorosa, Jeru...
Friday     Thirtieth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 14 1-6 Choices When was the last time you walked past or ignore...
Saturday     Thirtieth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 14 1, 7-11 Humble Pie Via Dolorosa, Jerusalem We live in a ve...
Sunday     Solemnity of All Saints Gospel     Matthew 5  1-12A Change That Attitude, Young Man  Church of the Beatitudes, ...
Over the past few weeks, Jesus has been making the same point  Do we need to do the right thing  Yes, absolutely  But we n...
Monday     All Souls Day Gospel     John 6 37-40 Remembering Our Dear Departed Dad    And this is the will of the one who ...
Will began working in that store at the age of 16 and retired from that same store over 50 years later. It was part gas st...
And then there were the endless games of softball on Sundays, quick trips over to the store to get something Mom needed, a...
Tuesday     Thirty-First Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 14 15-24 RSVP Lunch, Old City Jerusalem Today   s Gospel st...
Wednesday     Memorial of St. Charles Borromeo Gospel     Luke 14 25-33 It   s Gonna Take Some Effort Church of Holy Sepul...
Thursday     Thirty-First Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 15 1-10 Lost and Found Fields Near the Dead Sea Have you e...
Friday     Thirty-First Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 16 1-8 Payback without Interest I have to admit this parable...
Saturday     Thirty-First Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 16 9-15 Money Can   t Buy Me Love One day a very wealthy f...
Sunday - Thirty-Second Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Matthew 25 1-13 Tough Love Church of Holy Sepulchre, Jerusalem Any...
An old man has been standing in line at the pearly gates for so long, when he gets to the front, he can   t remember his n...
Monday     Dedication of St. John Lateran Basilica Gospel     John 2 13-22 Temples of God We celebrate today the Feast of ...
Tuesday     Memorial of St. Leo the Great Gospel     Luke 17-7-10 Service With A Smile Over the last five years or so, my ...
Wednesday     Memorial of St. Martin of Tours Gospel     Luke 17  11-19 A Simple Gift, A Simple Thank You Basilica of the ...
Thursday     Memorial of St. Josaphat Gospel     Luke 17 20-25 Right in Front of Your Nose Church of the Beatitudes, Galil...
Friday- Memorial of St. Frances Xavier Cabrini Gospel     Luke 17-26-37 Ready or Not Church at Capernaum I think we can al...
Saturday     Thirty-Second Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 18 1-8 Persistence Basilica of the Annunciation, Nazareth...
Sunday - Thirty-Third Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Matthew 25 14-30 Using Our Talents Wisely An elderly carpenter was ...
Monday     Thirty-Third Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 18 35-43 Open Your Eyes Pistachio the Camel, Dead Sea For ye...
Tuesday     Memorial of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Gospel     Luke 19 1-10 From the Ridiculous to the Sublime Sycamore Tree,...
Wednesday     Thirty-Third Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 19 11-28 Consider the Source  the Giver  Caesarea Philipp...
Thursday     Thirty-Third Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 19 41-44 Missed It By That Much  Chapel of Tears, Jerusale...
Friday     Thirty-Third Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 19 45-48 Cleaning Day  The Temple Mount, Jerusalem Tis the S...
Saturday     Presentation of Blessed Virgin Mary Gospel     Luke 20 27-40 Rise and Shine  Church of Dormition, Jerusalem E...
Sunday     Feast of Christ the King Gospel     Matthew 25 31-46 Sheep or Goat  Caring for the Sheep, Bethlehem Confession ...
Sheep are led by the shepherd  they know the sound of His voice and they follow Him. Goats  Goats follow their own voice a...
Monday     Thirty-Fourth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 21 1-4 Giving All They Had Anointing Stone, Church of the H...
Tuesday     St. Andrew Dung-Lac Gospel     Luke 21 5-11 It   s The End of the World and We Know It  Every notice how many ...
Wednesday     Thirty-Fourth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 21 12-19 It Ain   t Easy Being Christian Church of the A...
Thursday     Day of Thanksgiving Gospel     Luke  1 46-56 Giving Thanks I hate Thanksgiving    There   s always weeks    w...
So what do I really hate  When I turn on the faucet and I    expect    fresh clean water to pour out on command. When we o...
Friday     Thirty-Fourth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 21 29-33 Words, Words, Words Outside Capernaum Back when I ...
Saturday     Thirty-Fourth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Luke 21 34-36 Sleepy Head  Outside Capernaum After 40 years of...
Sunday - First Week of Advent Gospel     Mark 13 33-37 Be Prepared  Church of the Holy Sepulchre A couple weeks ago Ginger...
We celebrate today a new liturgical season, a new liturgical year  We celebrate the First Sunday of Advent. Advent comes f...
Monday     St. Andrew Gospel     Matthew 4  18-22 Answering the Call Church of Peter   s Primacy, Tabgha If you   re like ...
Tuesday     First Week of Advent Gospel     Luke 10 21-24 Out of the Mouths of Children Entering the Old City, Jerusalem B...
Wednesday     First Week of Advent Gospel     Matthew 15 29-37 Miracles All Around Us Chapel of Tears, Jerusalem I admit i...
What if the real miracles happened not in front of our eyes but inside our hearts  What if that crowd just wanted to give ...
Thursday     St. Francis Xavier Gospel     Matthew 7 21, 24-27 The Church   s One Foundation Grotto Chapel at Gethsemane F...
Friday     First Week of Advent Gospel     Matthew 9 27-31 Tis the Season Church of the Nativity, Bethlehem Besides all th...
Saturday     First Week of Advent Gospel     Matthew 9  35-10 1, 5A, 6-8 Have A Heart  Via Dolorosa, Jerusalem We have a C...
Sunday - Second Week of Advent Gospel     Mark 1 1-8 Impatient Hope  Mount of the Beatitudes, Galilee Years ago when our t...
Impatience is not always such a bad thing. Where there is impatience, there is also a sense of hope  The people had hope  ...
Monday     Second Week of Advent Gospel     Luke 5 17-26 Through the Roof  The Fifth Station, Via Dolorosa It takes a vill...
Tuesday     Feast of the Immaculate Conception Gospel     Luke 1  26 38 YES  Mary   s Home, Basilica of Annunciation, Naza...
Wednesday     Second Week of Advent Gospel     Matthew 11  28-30 Weary Souls  Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Jerusalem How ...
Thursday     Second Week of Advent Gospel     Matthew 11  11-15 Hiding in Plain Sight Street Scene, Jerusalem When I was l...
Friday     Second Week of Advent Gospel     Matthew 11  16-19 Please Sir, I Want Some More Mass at Mount Tabor I am sure w...
Saturday     Our Lady of Guadalupe Gospel     Luke 1 26-38 The Visitation Today   s Gospel retells the story of Mary   s V...
Sunday - Third Week of Advent Gospel     John 1 6-8, 19-28 Who Are You  doo doo, doo doo  When I   m not watching all my F...
Monday     St. John of the Cross Gospel     Matthew 21 23-27 No Excuses  Yad Vashem, World Holocaust Center, Jerusalem Eve...
Tuesday     Third Week of Advent Gospel     Matthew 21 28-32 Words Matter    The Cenacle Room, Jerusalem We all have words...
Wednesday     Third Week of Advent Gospel     Luke 7 18-23 The One  Magdala Chapel A little background on today   s Gospel...
Thursday     Third Week of Advent Gospel     Matthew 1 1-17 Who   s Your Daddy  Ever since I was little, I have always had...
Friday     Third Week of Advent Gospel     Matthew 1 18-25 A Righteous Man Church of St. Joseph, Nazareth Earlier this wee...
Saturday     Third Week of Advent Gospel     Luke 1  5-25 A Righteous Couple The Jordan River It feels a bit like d  j   v...
Sunday - Fourth Week of Advent Gospel     Luke 1 26-38 Ready or Not Basilica of the Annunciation, Nazareth So are you read...
Mary   s YES was a statement of faith, complete trust in God  By that YES, she welcomed God into her life, into her very s...
Monday     Fourth Week of Advent Gospel     Luke 1 39-45 The Visitation The Hill Country of Judah I remember the very firs...
Tuesday     Fourth Week of Advent Gospel     Luke 1 46-56 Stop and Pray Chapel at Mt. Carmel Talk about finding joy in the...
Wednesday     Fourth Week of Advent Gospel     Luke 1 57-66 A Child of Promise Shepherd   s Cave, Bethlehem One of the mos...
Thursday     Christmas Eve Gospel     Luke 2 1-14 What A Difference  Site of the Nativity, Bethlehem Things are so differe...
Friday - Christmas Day Gospel     Luke 2 15-20 Wonder and Joy I put it to you in the simplest of terms. This is not a day ...
Saturday     St. Stephen, Deacon and Martyr Gospel     Matthew 10 17-22 Buckle Up Buttercup, It   s Gonna Be A Bumpy Ride ...
Sunday     Feast of the Holy Family Gospel     Luke 2 22-40 Family   s First Christmas St Joseph   s Church, Nazareth One ...
But maybe that really is all we need to know  He grew, become strong, filled with wisdom. Under the guidance of His parent...
Monday     Feast of the Holy Innocents Gospel     Matthew 2 13-18 Come Into the Light Basilica of the Annunciation, Nazare...
Tuesday     Fifth Day in Christmas Octave Gospel     Luke 2 22-35 Now What Do I Do  Town of Nazareth I remember when our d...
Wednesday     Sixth Day in Christmas Octave Gospel     Luke 2 36-40 A Devoted Woman Temple Mount, Jerusalem Yesterday we f...
Thursday     Seventh Day in Christmas Octave Gospel     John 1 1-18 Past, Present and Future Today   s Gospel     the open...
Friday     Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God Gospel     Luke 2 16-21 Mother of Us All Church of Dormition, Jerusalem I don ...
Saturday     St. Basil the Great   St. Gregory Nazianzen Gospel     John 1 19-28 Who Are You     revisited Tomb of the Vir...
Sunday     Feast of the Epiphany Gospel     Matthew 2 1-12 Hope for the Best, Expect the Worst Shepherds    Field, Bethleh...
And they face that future with joy and thanksgiving  These past 10 months, we have all felt overwhelmed and exhausted. We ...
Monday     St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Gospel     Matthew 4 12-17, 23-25 Moving Day I spent my Sophomore year in college at th...
Tuesday     St. John Neumann Gospel     Mark 6 34-44 Food for Thought The Fields of Galilee I am guessing we all grew up w...
Wednesday after Epiphany Gospel     Mark 6 45-52 Weathering the Storm Sea of Galilee A few years ago we went on a summer v...
Thursday after Epiphany First Reading     1John 4 19     5 4 Calming the Storm Within There are no words adequate enough t...
Friday after Epiphany First Reading     Luke 5 12-16 Help Me  Along the Via Dolorosa, Jerusalem I admit it     most of the...
Saturday after Epiphany Gospel     John 3 22-30 We Just Light the Fire After 40 years of teaching high school Religion, I ...
Sunday     Baptism of Our Lord Gospel     Mark 1 7-11 I Am Proud Of You After my ordination to the Diaconate over five yea...
Monday     First Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 1 14-20 Who  Me  Jesus Boat Museum, Capernaum It   s a familiar sto...
Tuesday     First Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 1 21-28 The Word of God Synagogue, Capernaum What you see in today...
Wednesday     First Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 1 29-39 Taking A Break Peter   s House, St. Peter   s Church, Ca...
Thursday     First Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 1 40-45 Father Knows Best Church of Holy Sepulchre, Jerusalem I a...
Friday     First Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 2 1-12 Persistent Faith and Friendship St. Peter   s Church, Capern...
Saturday     First Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 2 13-17 Broken Rosary Procession, Nazareth I know I   ve said it ...
There   s a sign on the door, says,    Come as you are    but I doubt it    Cause if we lived like it was true, every Sund...
Sunday - Second Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     John 1 35-42 Lost and Found Capernaum, along the Sea of Galilee As we ent...
Sometimes this journey we call life isn   t really about what we are searching for  it   s about what we find  We search f...
Monday     Second Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 2 18-22 The Love of God Mass in Cave at Gethsemane After reading o...
Tuesday     Second Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 2 23-28 Charity Begins at Home Dad   s Store, Maryland Just to be...
Wednesday     Second Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 3 1-6 Counting to Ten  Chapel, Mount of Beatitudes In all my ye...
Thursday     St. Agnes, Virgin and Martyr Gospel     Mark 3 7-12 Don   t Tell Anyone  Church of All Nations, Mount of Oliv...
Friday     Second Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 3 13-19 Go Climb A Mountain Mount of Beatitudes, Galilee A little ...
Saturday     Second Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 3 20-21 Crazy     He is out of his mind.    At some point, I am ...
Sunday - Third Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 1 14-20 A Wake-Up Call Casting Nets, Sea of Galilee So, a question fo...
For most of us, I think we always questioned their sanity for just up and leaving everything behind and following Jesus. A...
Monday     Third Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 16 15-18 Good News for All At The Wailing Wall, Jerusalem We celebr...
Tuesday     Saints Timothy and Titus Gospel     Mark 3 31-35 Who   s Your Daddy  Mommy   Church of St. Catherine, Bethlehe...
Wednesday     Third Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 4 1-20 The Worst Sower Ever  The Fields of Galilee We have certa...
Thursday     St. Thomas Aquinas Gospel     Mark 4 21-25 There   s a Light in the Hallway When we were little, I remember m...
Friday     Third Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 4 26-34 Look At Me Now  Walking the Streets of Jerusalem For most o...
Saturday     Third Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 4 35-41 Calming the Storm Within I   m holding in my hand an 8oz ...
Sunday - Fourth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 1 21-28 Don   t I Know You  Greek Mosaic at Anointing Stone, Church ...
A week or so ago, a friend of mine sent me a video clip of when we entered the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem l...
Monday - Fourth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 5 1-20 Good vs. Evil Mount Precipice, Nazareth  Mount Tabor in the d...
Tuesday     Feast of the Presentation Gospel     Luke 2 22-40 We Are Family We are now well past the Christmas Season. Hop...
Wednesday     Fourth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 6 1-6 Homecoming As most of you know, I spent all of high schoo...
Thursday     Fourth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 6 7-13 Have A Little Faith Basilica of the Annunciation, Nazaret...
Friday     St. Agatha Gospel     Mark 6 14-29 Speak The Truth Church of the Holy Sepulchre In one episode of the long-runn...
Saturday     St. Paul Miki   Companions Gospel     Mark 6 30-34 Give Me A Break  Desert Near the Dead Sea Ginger and I hav...
Sunday - Fifth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 1 29-39 A Different Perspective   Change of Scenery Sea of Galilee, C...
But what strikes me the most are not these two events but what happens in-between. In spite of all He had done in one day ...
Monday     Fifth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 6 53-56 Scurrying Around Mass at Gethsemane I   m guessing that, fo...
Tuesday     Fifth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 7 1-13 Wash Your Hands  I never would have imagined that    Did yo...
Wednesday     St. Scholastica Gospel     Mark 7 14-23 A Recipe For Success  Church of Holy Sepulchre, Jerusalem One Sunday...
Thursday     Fifth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 7 24-30 Wanna Get Away  Israel from the Air At this point in our ...
Friday     Fifth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 7 31-37 Hands-On  Church of Peter Primacy, Tabgha Needless to say, ...
Saturday     Fifth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 8 1-10 Leftovers Lunch at Fassuta, Northern Israel Well, you miss...
Sunday - Sixth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 1 40-45 Father Knows Best  Along The Via Dolorosa, Jerusalem Ever sin...
And yet this leper kneels before Jesus and engages Him in conversation. He has this intense desire to be healed, to be ret...
Monday - Sixth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 8 11-13 Just Walk Away  Walking the Via Dolorosa Face it  We live in ...
Tuesday - Sixth Week in Ordinary Time Gospel     Mark 8 14-21 Forget Me Not  St. Jerome Chapel, Bethlehem We are such forg...
Ash Wednesday Gospel     Matthew 6 1-6, 16-18 Stop Lights  Church of Holy Sepulchre, Jerusalem Years ago I was driving aro...
In prayer, we deepen our relationship with God In fasting, we deepen our relationship with ourselves And in almsgiving, we...
Thursday after Ash Wednesday Gospel     Luke 9 22-25 Choose  Via Dolorosa, Jerusalem We all have our crosses to bear  Some...
Friday after Ash Wednesday Gospel     Matthew 9 14-15 I Give Up  Gaming in the Old City Back when I was a high school Juni...
Saturday after Ash Wednesday Gospel     Luke 5 27-32 Heal Me  Church of St. Joseph, Nazareth It   s impossible for me to r...
Sunday - First Week of Lent Gospel     Mark 1 12-15 A Blank Sheet As most of my former students can attest, my exams and t...
For the Jews, 40 always symbolized a time of transition, a point of passing from one experience to another. Passing from a...
Monday     Chair of St. Peter Gospel     Matthew 16 13-19 A Chair Full of Memories Church of the Nativity, Bethlehem My gr...
Tuesday     First Week of Lent Gospel - Matthew 6 7-15 What   s In A Name  Church of Holy Sepulchre, Jerusalem In today   ...
Wednesday     First Week of Lent Gospel     Luke 11  29-32 Give Me A Sign Mount Carmel, Galilee There are some pretty blea...
Thursday     First Week of Lent Gospel     Matthew 7 7-12 Talk to Me Judean Desert Along the Dead Sea I wonder how many ti...
Friday     First Week of Lent Gospel     Matthew 5 20-26 The Damage That Was Done There once was a little boy who had a ba...
Saturday     First Week of Lent Gospel     Matthew 5 43-48 Let Go and Let God  Church of Holy Sepulchre, Jerusalem Love yo...
Second Sunday of Lent Gospel     Mark 8 2-10 Climb Every Mountain Church of the Transfiguration, Mt. Tabor Back in high sc...
Peter, James and John certainly had to struggle to reach the top of Mt. Tabor  it was definitely not a walk in the park  A...
Monday - Second Week of Lent Gospel     Luke 6 36-38 Mercy Me  Spice Market, Jerusalem If there is one upside to the mess ...
Tuesday - Second Week of Lent Gospel     Matthew 23 1-12 Keeping Up Appearances Mass at Gethsemane Almost exactly six year...
Wednesday - Second Week of Lent Gospel     Matthew 20 17-28 Are Ya Listening  Many years ago, when we were little, my brot...
Thursday - Second Week of Lent Gospel     Luke 16 19-31 If I Were A Rich Man    Basilica of the Annunciation, Nazareth Whe...
Friday - Second Week of Lent Gospel     Matthew 21 33-43, 45-46 Kill the Messenger  Synagogue Church, Nazareth Today   s G...
Saturday - Second Week of Lent Gospel     Luke 15 1-3, 11-32 Daddy Always Liked You Best Anointing Stone, Church of Holy S...
And the journey continues...