Monthly Archives: April 2012

Earth Day – Part II – Thinking Outside the Bottle

By Sister Dolores Glick, MHSH Last week in this space, we talked about Earth Day—April 22—and asked the question, “What will you do to help save our earth?” A first reaction to this question might be, “Aside from recycling, there’s … Continue reading

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Let Us Walk Gently on This Earth – A Reflection for Earth Day

By Sister Dolores Glick, MHSH “Thus says God, the Lord, Who created the heavens and stretched them out, Who spread out the earth with its crops, Who gives breath to its people and spirit to those who walk on it.” … Continue reading

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Doubt – A Reflection for the Second Sunday of Easter

By Sister Natalie DeLuca, MHSH Acts 4:32-35; Ps 118:2-3,13-15,22-24; 1Jn 5:1-6; Jn 20:19-31 The first reading for the Second Sunday of Easter is taken from the Acts of the Apostles and gives an almost picture-perfect word sketch of those first … Continue reading

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Waiting for Resurrection

By Sister Joanne Frey, MHSH Acts 10:34a, 37-43; Ps 118:1-2, 16-17, 22-23; Jn 10:1-9  We live much of our lives in waiting, most of it waiting in hope: …For the birth of a first child, or of a second child … Continue reading

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A Reflection for Good Friday

By Sister Elizabeth Langmead, MHSH Is 52:13-53; Ps 31:2, 6, 12-13, 15-17, 25: Heb 4:14-16; Jn 18:1-19:42 Good Friday.  Five brief days from the glory of Palm Sunday when Jesus entered into Jerusalem amidst cries of “Hosanna! Blessed is he … Continue reading

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“This Night” – A Reflection on Holy Thursday

By Sister Clare Walsh, MHSH Ex 12:1-8, 11-14; Ps 116:12-13, 15-18; 1Cor 11:23-26; Jn 13:1-15 Holy Thursday. Passover. “Why is this night different from all others?” We are tempted not so much to ignore the evil in the world as … Continue reading

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