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Brother John's Reflections

Faith and Openness of Heart

Faith and Openness of Heart

It is my wish, then, that in every place the people should pray, lifting up holy hands, without anger or argument. 1 Timothy 2: 8 “I tell you, not even in Israel have I found such faith.” Luke 7: 9 In today’s gospel we hear the familiar story of the […]

by × September 18, 2017 ×

Brother John's Reflections

Telling Our Stories

Telling Our Stories

We speak much today of “sharing our stories.” We understand intuitively that by speaking to another about the actual persons, situations, and events of our lives, we deepen our relationship and our felt sense of connection to each other. We feel less alone in the world, and by listening to others we welcome them into our worlds.

by × September 13, 2017 ×

Transformation

Our Friendship with Each Other

Our Friendship with Each Other

By Brother Michael McCarthy

I experienced that the foundation of our transformation is our friendship with each other and I felt a deep sense of shared ownership for the Xaverian future.

by × September 13, 2017 ×

Brother John's Reflections

Repentance and Transformation

Repentance and Transformation

So then, just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live your lives in him, rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness. See to it that no one takes you captive through hollow and deceptive philosophy, which […]

by × September 12, 2017 ×

Brother John's Reflections

Love and Suffering

Love and Suffering

I rejoice in my sufferings for your sake, and in my flesh I am filling up what is lacking in the afflictions of Christ on behalf of his Body, which is the Church, of which I am a minister in accordance with God’s stewardship given to me to bring to […]

by × September 11, 2017 ×