The following is a reflection I gave to my Jesuit community on 6 September 2011. Readings: Colossians 2:6-15; Luke 6:12-19 I was struck the other day when we were reminded that it was not we who chose to be here. We did not choose to live with one another or […]
My name is Andy Otto. For two and a half years I was a Jesuit in the Society of Jesus. It has informed and transformed my life. I have a BA in Communication and a minor in Psychology. I love travelling, swing dancing, Disney, and have lived in Boston, New York, DC, Jamaica, and Orlando.
This is a reflection I was asked to give at our Jesuit community Mass on 22 February, the Feast of the Chair of St Peter. Click here to listen to an audio version. Readings: 1 Peter 5:1-4; Matthew 16:13-19 I was intrigued to learn that there is evidence that two […]
Part of the novitiate experience is preaching. I did a bit of that in Jamaica but in the novitiate the novices take turns giving a homily at on of the daily Masses on the readings of that day. My reflection below is on the readings for this Saturday, 8 October […]