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Seeing with New Eyes

by Diane M. Houdek on Apr 27, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Peter, James, John and the other disciples are going back to their fishing boats. We get the...

God Shows Up When We Least Expect

by Diane M. Houdek on Apr 26, 2019 5:00:00 AM

The story of Emmaus carries a depth of feeling that resonates with us because we’ve all...

Carry the Light of the Risen One

by Diane M. Houdek on Apr 24, 2019 5:00:00 AM

One of Pope Francis’s favorite distinctions is the difference between joy and mere happiness....

Christ Our Hope Has Risen

by Diane M. Houdek on Apr 23, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Sometimes our faith moves us outward with great joy and fervent hope. But sometimes we need to...

Resurrection Song

by Diane M. Houdek on Apr 21, 2019 5:00:00 AM

At the heart of the story on Easter Sunday is the empty tomb. Somewhere in the darkness of the...

As I Have Done, So You Must Do

by Diane M. Houdek on Apr 18, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Perhaps no action by Pope Francis has generated as much astonishment  as his washing the feet of...

Pray for Grace

by Diane M. Houdek on Apr 16, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Most of us aren’t likely to betray anyone to a death squad. But as we meditate on the events of...

We Are the Body of Christ

by Diane M. Houdek on Apr 14, 2019 5:00:00 AM

As members of the body of Christ, we experience the death and resurrection that Jesus did....

Love Frees Us

by Diane M. Houdek on Apr 13, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Selfishness leads nowhere and love frees. Those who are able to live their lives as a gift to...

Held in God’s Love

by Diane M. Houdek on Apr 1, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Set aside your formal prayers today and bring before God the deepest desires and fears that you...