Category Archives: Daily Readings

Homesteading Resources – By State!

The good people at TaylorMadeHomestead.com have compiled a list of homesteading blogs and websites and they have arranged them by state.  So if you are looking for a local resource for homesteading, take a look.  I happen to be on … Continue reading

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Catholic Homesteading

This article was posted to The Catholic Gentleman, I enjoyed it so much I thought I should share it.  It is a long read, but well worth the time. http://www.catholicgentleman.net/2015/01/praise-catholic-homesteading/

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DRR 6/5 Cunning as a Fox

I love the reading from Acts. Paul uses his knowledge of his surroundings to defend himself. It also reminds me of when he speaks to the people about the temple to the unknown god and uses that knowledge to reach … Continue reading

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DRR 5/5 A Strong Tower

I really need to get back in the habit of doing the daily reading and reflecting on it, so here’s to a new start. The reading that touches me from today is the gospel reading. Too often I find myself … Continue reading

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From Darkness to Light

The Gospel reading today starts with probably the most famous quote from the bible, John 3:16. Many people don’t know the what follows after. “…the light came into the world, but people preferred darkness to light, because their works were … Continue reading

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Be Bold

I was struck by the reading from Acts. Here are these men whose very lives are in jeopardy every time they preach the name of Jesus, and they are asking to do it more boldly. I need to be more … Continue reading

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4/23 Burning Hearts

The part of the reading from Acts that speaks to me is how the crippled man is focused on getting monetary compensation but Peter has something better for him, namely a miracle. Today’s society seems to mirror this, more concerned … Continue reading

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Daily Reflections – We Are Witnesses

“God raised this Jesus, of this we are all witnesses.” We are current day witnesses of this resurrection if we have met Him and have a personal relationship with Him. Let us now go forth and be witnesses to the … Continue reading

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Daily Reading Reflections 4/14 : Called to Greatness

I loved this part of Isaiah 42:6-7 “I, the Lord, have called you for the victory of justice, I have grasped you by the hand; I formed you, and set you as a covenant of the people a light for … Continue reading

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DRR 4/13 Meditation on Scripture

Today at mass, our transitional Deacon challenged us to meditate with the passion story.  To place ourselves into the story as being a character in the story.  To embrace their feelings.  This can be extremely powerful.  I have done this … Continue reading

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