Brother John’s Reflections

An Ecological Spirituality

An Ecological Spirituality

God heard the boy’s cry, and God’s messenger called to Hagar from heaven: “What is the matter, Hagar? Don’t be afraid; God has heard the boy’s cry in this plight of his. Arise, lift up the boy and hold him by the hand; for I will make of him a […]

 

Year of Consecrated Life

Responding to Pope Francis’ Encyclical

Responding to Pope Francis’ Encyclical

Dear Brothers, Associates, and friends, Bro. Edward Driscoll invites all of you to read Laudato Si (Praised Be), Pope Francis’ encyclical on the environment. Many of you asked if we would respond as a Congregation. For your awareness, we have joined with other members of CMSM in doing so. However, we […]

 

From Brother Edward

Congregational LetterVolume II, Letter 8

Congregational Letter
Volume II, Letter 8

Happy Pentecost! Celebrated fifty days after Passover, the Jewish people seal their covenant with God. Pentecost is about fostering vibrant relationships with God and each other that are inspired and sealed by the Spirit.

 

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Brother John's Reflections

An Ecological Spirituality

An Ecological Spirituality

God heard the boy’s cry, and God’s messenger called to Hagar from heaven: “What is the matter, Hagar? Don’t be afraid; God has heard the boy’s cry in this plight of his. Arise, lift up the boy and hold him by the hand; for I will make of him a […]

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Brother John's Reflections

Who Do You Say That I Am?

Who Do You Say That I Am?

He said to them, “But who do you say that I am?” Simon Peter said in reply, “You are the Christ, the Son of the living God.” Jesus said to him in reply, “Blessed are you, Simon son of Jonah. For flesh and blood has not revealed this to you, […]

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Brother John's Reflections

If You Wish

If You Wish

And then a leper approached, did him homage, and said, “Lord, if you wish, you can make me clean.” He stretched out his hand, touched him, and said, “I will do it. Be made clean.” Matthew 8: 2-3 If we place ourselves in the stance of the leper in today’s […]

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Brother John's Reflections

Building on Rock

Building on Rock

Everyone who listens to these words of mine and acts on them will be like a wise man who built his house on rock. The rain fell, the floods came, and the winds blew and buffeted the house. But it did not collapse; it had been set solidly on rock. […]

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Responding to Pope Francis’ Encyclical

Responding to Pope Francis’ Encyclical

Dear Brothers, Associates, and friends, Bro. Edward Driscoll invites all of you to read Laudato Si (Praised Be), Pope Francis’ encyclical on the environment. Many of you asked if we would respond as a Congregation. For your awareness, we have joined with other members of CMSM in doing so. However, we […]

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Brother John's Reflections

You Are My Servant

You Are My Servant

The Lord called me from birth, / from my mother’s womb he gave me my name. / He made of me a sharp-edged sword / and concealed me in the shadow of his arm. / He made me a polished arrow, / in his quiver he hid me. / You […]

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