Brother John’s Reflections

The Deaf Will Hear

The Deaf Will Hear

The deaf, that day,/ will hear the words of a book/ and, after shadow and darkness,/ the eyes of the blind will see. But the lowly will rejoice in Yahweh even more/ and the poorest exult in the Holy One of Israel. . . . Isaiah 20: 18-9   The […]

 

XAVERIAN COMMUNITY

Photo Credit: Library of CongressSterling Memorial Quadrangle and Marquand Chapel, Yale Divinity School, New Haven, CT

Why Pursue a Masters in Religion?

Cory Hodson, an alum of Xaverian Brothers High School in Westwood, Massachusetts, has recently begun a masters program in Religion at Yale University. We asked him what motivated him to pursue the masters and we’re grateful for his response and contribution to Living the Charism. We hope to hear more from […]

 

From Brother Edward

Congregational LetterVolume III, Letter 8

Congregational Letter
Volume III, Letter 8

THE SEVEN GIFTS OF THE HOLY SPIRIT The Gift of Wisdom: enables us to desire and value the things of God. The Gift of Understanding: helps us grasp the truths of our faith more readily. The Gift of Counsel: helps us to tell right from wrong and gives us proper […]

 

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Brother John's Reflections

The Deaf Will Hear

The Deaf Will Hear

The deaf, that day,/ will hear the words of a book/ and, after shadow and darkness,/ the eyes of the blind will see. But the lowly will rejoice in Yahweh even more/ and the poorest exult in the Holy One of Israel. . . . Isaiah 20: 18-9   The […]

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Brother John's Reflections

Doing God’s Will

Doing God’s Will

Not everyone who says to me, “Lord, Lord,” will enter the Kingdom of heaven, but only the one who does the will of my Father in heaven. Everyone who listens to these words of mine and acts on them will be like those wise ones who build their houses on […]

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Brother John's Reflections

Unless One Is Sent

Unless One Is Sent

But they will not ask the Lord’s help unless they believe in him, and they will not believe in him unless they have heard of him and they will not hear of him unless they get a preacher, and they will never have a preacher unless one is sent, but […]

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