Browsing the April 2019 archive of Everyday Evangelization

Divine Mercy

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 4/30/19

This Sunday we celebrated the Feast of Divine Mercy.  This great feast has been celebrated since the year 2000 when St. John Paul II, canonized Sister Faustina Kowalska, to whom Jesus gave the Divine Mercy message.  John Paul told us “Be not afraid.”  He inspired us to approach ... Read More »

He Is Risen!

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 4/23/19

Here is St. Matthew’s account of that first Easter morning when God filled the earth with hope, joy and love.  The Angel said to the women “Do not be Afraid for I know that you are looking for Jesus, who was crucified.  He is not here; he has ... Read More »

Three Days That Changed the World!

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 4/16/19

During the Easter Triduum we celebrate the last three days on earth of the one person who defied death with the empty tomb, Jesus Christ.

The Easter Triduum marks the end of the 40 days of Lent and the beginning of the three-day celebration of the death and ... Read More »

Always Be Prepared!

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 4/16/19

St. Augustine says that “no one can be ready for the next life unless he trains himself for it now”.  Lent offers us the perfect opportunity to design our own personal spiritual training plan.

What follows are some holy exercises that you can weave into your own daily ... Read More »

Fasting

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 4/03/19

Our March 24th bulletin mentioned that during Lent we are called to fast from more than food.  You are asked to reflect on what you can fast from that would help you to choose Christ, to choose love.

Below are six fasting suggestions from a little book called ... Read More »