Brother John’s Reflections

Brother John's Reflections

On Envy and Being Chosen

On Envy and Being Chosen

Jesus spent the entire night in prayer to God. When it was day he summoned his disciples. He chose from among them the twelve, whom he also named apostles. Luke 6: 12-13 Which person who has some experience of spiritual matters would desire that an angel come from heaven in […]

by × October 28, 2014 ×

Brother John's Reflections

Courage and Anger

Courage and Anger

The ruler of the synagogue was irritated because Jesus had healed on the Sabbath. He responded by telling the crowd that there were six days on which one must work. “So come on those days to be healed, not on the Sabbath day!” The Lord answered him, “Hypocrites! You all […]

by × October 27, 2014 ×

Brother John's Reflections

Protect Yourself from Every Form of Greed

Protect Yourself from Every Form of Greed

Someone from the crowd said to him, “Teacher, tell my brother to divide the inheritance with me.” He responded, “Man, who appointed me your judge or executor?” And he told them, “Watch out! Protect yourself from every form of greed. No one’s life is based on an abundance of possessions.” […]

by × October 20, 2014 ×