Thursday, May 23

Today’s Prayer and Reflection: If you keep my commandments, you will remain in my love. (John 15:10) Lots of people would pay a fortune for the secret to the complete joy that Jesus promises in today’s Gospel reading. Shelves and shelves of self-help books in shops around the world are living proof of that. So […]

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Wednesday, May 22

Today’s Prayer and Reflection: I remain in you. (John 15:4) Throughout the Old Testament, we see times when God revealed himself to his people in a dramatic way. He dwelled in a tent (Exodus 27), a pillar of fire and a cloud (Exodus 13:21), and the Temple (1 Kings 6). There was no question that […]

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Tuesday, May 21

Today’s Prayer and Reflection: It is necessary for us to undergo many hardships to enter the Kingdom of God. (Acts 14:22) St. Paul must have made quite an impact when he spoke these words. He had just returned from traveling to Derbe, Lystra, and Pisidian Antioch, preaching the gospel as he went. But the Paul […]

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Friday, May 17

Today’s Prayer and Reflection: I am going to prepare a place for you. (John 14:2) A teenage girl who was the youngest of eight children had waited for years to have a room of her own. For her sixteenth birthday, her busy mom secretly sewed a beautiful comforter with matching curtains. When the girl arrived […]

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Tuesday, May 7

Today’s Prayer and Reflection: He gave them bread from heaven to eat. (John 6:31) These words, spoken by the people who had just witnessed Jesus miraculously multiply loaves and fish, contained a challenge in them. “What sign can you do?” they asked (John 6:30). Can you top Moses, who gave our ancestors manna from above? […]

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