Tag: comfort

May 13, 2020

Reflection for the 6th Sunday of Easter-2020

First Reading: Acts 8:5-8, 14-17 Second Reading: 1 Peter 3:15-18 Gospel: John 14:15-21  Our readings today pick up where last…


May 1, 2020

Socially Isolated While Catholic

This past month has been unusual in many ways. Unless you had chicken pox as a kid, or an emergency…


April 29, 2020

Reflection for the Fourth Sunday of Easter

First Reading: Acts of the Apostles 2: 14a, 36-41 Second Reading: 1st Letter of St. Peter 2: 20b-25 Gospel:  John…


January 10, 2020

Sister Jean Liston-Comforting Presence

“Blessed be those who mourn, for they will be comforted.” Matthew 5:4   For 14 years, Sister Jean Liston (Sister…


October 15, 2019

Feast Day Letter

The following letter was written by Sister Denise Roche, GNSH, President of the Grey Nuns of the Sacred Heart. Although…


October 1, 2019

GNSH at Artis Senior Living

Sisters Joan Daly and Kathleen Purser recently moved to Artis Senior Living in Huntingdon Valley, PA.  From their first days…


May 8, 2019

Reflection for the Fourth Sunday of Easter

Readings: Acts 13:14, 43-52 Psalm 100: 1-2, 3, 5 Revelations 7: 9, 14B-17 Gospel of John 10:27-30 Today we hear…


December 6, 2018

Second Sunday of Advent

This second week of Advent, we bring you a reflection from Sister Diane Bardol In the Catholic tradition, Advent is…


December 19, 2017

Sister Mary Teresa LaBrake: a Comforting Spiritual Presence

“He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.” Psalm 147:3 In her many years in ministry, Sister Mary Teresa…


June 17, 2016

In the Wake of Grief, an Invitation to Return to Faith

The columns for this section of the Bucks County Courier Times are under the category “From a Faith Perspective.” However,…