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John the baptist always makes me a little uncomfortable.  The stories of his birth suggest that he will be someone special.  His sudden appearance as an adult – scruffy and strange and screeching repentance to the crowds – that’s unnerving.  687 more words


What is God Doing in This Season?

The winds blew strongly on this warm fall day. Mild temperatures beckoned me to come outside and enjoy perhaps the last opportunity this year to go without a coat. 246 more words


Pruning our Gardens

No one ever promised me that my Christian path was going to be straight.  (However, I sure wish someone had written that on a poster board when I was younger and stopped me in the hall, so I would have been a little more prepared.)  When I was young, I thought that the road would be simple and predictable.  624 more words

Jesus Chooses You, Your Tools to Bear Fruit are Guaranteed

“You did not choose me, but I chose you and appointed you to go and bear fruit – fruit that will last. Then the Father will give you whatever you ask in my name.” (John 15:16) 29 more words


Daily Mass: a Fruitful Life for the Lord

Fr. Andrew’s Daily Mass Homily Podcast – Friday of the 5th Week of Easter

Daily Mass Readings

Building on the Gospel readings over the last three days, the Lord commands us to love one another – bearing fruit in and through our lives.