Br John

Trusting the Works of God

Trusting the Works of God

“All those who used to be my friends watched for my downfall, ‘Perhaps he will be seduced into error, Then we will master him and take our revenge!’” Jeremiah 20: 10 Jesus answered them, “I have shown you many good […]

 

Year of Consecrated Life

St. Mary’s Industrial Home | A Grateful Look at the Past

St. Mary’s Industrial Home | A Grateful Look at the Past

The spirit of a school is difficult to describe. The closure of a school makes it even harder. Saint Mary’s Industrial Home for Boys has been closed for sixty-five years, yet its spirit remains with many Xaverian Brothers and boys […]

 

From Brother Edward

Congregational LetterVolume II, Letter 6

Congregational Letter
Volume II, Letter 6

Lent is a time of renewal for the whole Church, for each community and every believer. Above all Lent is a “time of grace” (2 Cor 6:2). God does not ask of us anything God himself has not first given […]

 

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St. Mary’s Industrial Home | A Grateful Look at the Past

St. Mary’s Industrial Home | A Grateful Look at the Past

The spirit of a school is difficult to describe. The closure of a school makes it even harder. Saint Mary’s Industrial Home for Boys has been closed for sixty-five years, yet its spirit remains with many Xaverian Brothers and boys […]

March 27, 2015 ×

Br John

Trusting the Works of God

Trusting the Works of God

“All those who used to be my friends watched for my downfall, ‘Perhaps he will be seduced into error, Then we will master him and take our revenge!’” Jeremiah 20: 10 Jesus answered them, “I have shown you many good […]

March 27, 2015 ×

Br John

Keeping the Word

Keeping the Word

“Yet I do not seek my own glory; there is One who seeks it and he will be the judge. Amen, amen, I say, to you, anyone who keeps my word will never see death.” John 8: 50- 51 The […]

March 26, 2015 ×

Br John

Let it Happen to Me as You Say

Let it Happen to Me as You Say

Mary said, “Behold the servant of the Lord. Let it happen to me as you say.” Luke 1: 38 Stand ready to answer when asked if you are available for God to become more present in your life and through […]

March 25, 2015 ×

Br John

What is Above and What is Below

What is Above and What is Below

They did not understand that he spoke to them of the Father. So Jesus said, “When you have lifted up the Son of man, then you will know that I am he, and that I do nothing on my own […]

March 24, 2015 ×

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Harold Boyle | Embracing the Future with Hope

Harold Boyle | Embracing the Future with Hope

Read the first and second reflection in this series: Harold Boyle | A Grateful Look at the Past & Harold Boyle | Living the Present with Passion Human memory is not mere nostalgia for, or sentimentality about, the past. It […]

March 19, 2015 ×

Br John

Faith and Interpretation

Faith and Interpretation

Go, tell my servant David, “When your time comes and you rest with your ancestors, I will raise up your heir after you, sprung from your loins, and I will make his kingdom firm. It is he who shall build […]

March 19, 2015 ×

Br John

Love and Judgment

Love and Judgment

The Father judges no one, but has given all judgment to the Son, that all may honor the Son, even as they honor the father. Anyone who does not honor the Son does not honor the Father who sent him. […]

March 18, 2015 ×

Br John

Swimming in the Ocean of God’s Life

Swimming in the Ocean of God’s Life

He measured off another thousand; it was now a river which I could not cross; the stream had swollen and was now deep water, a river impossible to cross. He then said, “Do you see, son of man?”     […]

March 17, 2015 ×