Ordinary Time 20th Wk : Monday 19th August, 2019

Dear Friend in the Lord, Faith – Detachment: In today’s Gospel, the good and fervent rich man approached Jesus for advice: “Master, what good deed must I do to possess eternal life?”  He obeyed all the commandments, but was not willing to be detached from his material riches, Continue Reading

Ordinary Time 20th Wk : Sunday 18th August, 2019

Dear Friend in the Lord, Faith – Commitment: Jesus proclaims, “I will bring division!”  This refers to our need to live our faith with single-mindedness and total commitment.  Is our faith in the moral, social, doctrinal teachings of the Church, lived with divided interests and diluted commitment?  What Continue Reading

Ordinary Time 19th Wk : Saturday 17th August, 2019

Dear Friend in the Lord, Children – Innocence: When we gaze and ponder on an infant’s vulnerability, and total dependence on the parent’s and family’s care and love, we are reminded of the grave responsibilities that God has placed in our hands.  The future development of our children Continue Reading
Get DGems on your mobile device.