Scripture Reflections

Open up!

A couple Sundays ago I went with a friend to her non-denominational church. They always have great music and good sermons. Before the pastor began to preach, a lady went to the podium to talk about the community’s 40-day Lenten series that has been underway. She began to talk about […]

Reflection on Being Chosen

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 […]

Reflection on Humility

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 […]