Browsing the 2020 archive of Everyday Evangelization

A Reflection on the Meaning of Suffering

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 6/29/20

St. John tells us that God is Love and when you love someone you want what is best for them.  Why then all the suffering in our lives and in the world?  We ask ourselves why does God allow it if he is all powerful and truly seeks our ... Read More »

Holy "To Do" List!

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 6/24/20

St. Teresa of Avila said “Do we want to be saints? If not, why not?

St. Catherine of Sienna said “All the Way to heaven is heaven.”

Leading holy lives is the Way to sainthood and heaven.  Remember Christ is the Way and we need to stay centered on ... Read More »

The Lord is My Shepherd, I Shall Not Want

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 6/10/20

Psalm 23

During this time of suffering and isolation we all have an opportunity to turn to the Lord as King David did in writing this deeply touching psalm.  In his youth he was a shepherd so he understood the dependence of the sheep on the shepherd.

In the ... Read More »

Archbishop Chaput’s Address at Notre Dame on Oct 11, 2019

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 6/10/20

Highlights from Things Worth Dying For: The Nature of a Life Worth Living!

Archbishop Chaput’s Address at Notre Dame on Oct 11, 2019

June 8, 2020

Chaput pointed out that when we are talking about things worth dying for we’re really talking about the things worth living for that ... Read More »

Does Prayer Work in a Crisis?

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 5/04/20

Dr. Larry Dossey in his book “Prayer Is Good Medicine” takes a look at what research in the medical field has turned up regarding the healing effects of prayer.  He asks us to keep in mind the following scientific facts as we pray for others and ourselves.

In ... Read More »

Companionship-Friends for the Journey

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 4/27/20

During this time of social distancing and isolation we miss that treasure beyond price ….faithful friends that accompany us on our faith journey.  It is said that true friendship isn’t about being inseparable, it’s being separated but nothing changes.

Here is some “holy home work” from writer Mary ... Read More »

Why Does God Allow Evil to Happen?

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 4/22/20

David Valone, a member of the Spiritual Friends group offers his understanding of the pandemic and other disasters in the light of Faith and Divine Revelation.   Click on the link to read more.

Does God Allow Evil

Jesus, I Trust in You!

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 4/22/20

This past Sunday, we celebrated the Second Sunday of Easter, which is know as Divine Mercy.  This Sunday celebration was named in the year 2000 when St. John Paul II canonized St. Faustina Kowalski, to whom Jesus gave the Divine Mercy message.  St. John Paul reminds us: “Be not ... Read More »

He Is Risen!

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 4/13/20

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 risen ... Read More »

Lenten Mini Reflections

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 4/09/20

We are coming to the end of a Lent that none of us have ever experienced before with no weekly mass and no communion.

Below are some Lenten mini reflections that hopefully speak to your heart.  Meditate on the ones that inspire you. Reflect more deeply on the ... Read More »