Category Archives: Sr. Rosemary’s Reflections

Just Doing My Job

What is the difference between membership and discipleship? Membership can be easy; sometimes all you need to do to be a member of some group is to show up. You can choose to participate or not. So many people become members of a gym, for instance, but never commit themselves to it.  Discipleship, however, is a…
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Election Day Attitude

Our first reading is a powerful message for us to hear today, Election Day. As Catholics, we pray for whomever is elected, we pray especially that Christ’s peace will be a hallmark, not only of our country, but also of our own lives, and we pray that we, as our reading says, may “have among…
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Little Things

I’ll admit that when I watch TV, I like the show “Law and Order”.  It’s always intriguing to see how one small thing detail can make or break a case.  Little things do matter and make a difference.  Today we heard two parables about small things, a mustard seed and yeast, and the power of…
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Being a Servant

In our gospel, Jesus gives us a stunning example of being a servant: “Blessed are those servants whom the master finds vigilant on his arrival. Amen, I say to you, he will gird himself, have them recline at table, and proceed to wait on them.” Not what we expect:  Jesus, the Master, is now waiting…
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