Browsing the October 2019 archive of Blog

Walk Tall in the Light of Christ

Posted by debbie fields on 10/30/19

For Sunday, November 3, 2019

31st Sunday in Ordinary Time

Wisdom 11:22—12:22 Thessalonians 1:11—2:2Luke 19:1-10

Few things hold us back more than our excuses.

We have excuses for not praying, for not attending Mass, and for not following the Church’s teachings. We have excuses for not giving something ... Read More »

The Power of Persistent Prayer

Posted by debbie fields on 10/16/19


For Sunday, October 20, 201929th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Exodus 17:8-132 Timothy 3:14—4:2Luke 18:1-8

Recently, my husband and I worked on getting a quote for rain gutters on our new home. Where we live, most homes just go without. However, after only a few short months of ... Read More »

To Whom Do You Belong?

Posted by debbie fields on 10/13/19


For Sunday, October 13, 2019 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time

2 Kings 5:14-17 2 Timothy 2:8-13 Luke 17:11-19

At the conclusion of the 1961 romantic comedy, “Breakfast at Tiffany’s”, the exchange between the two characters played by Audrey Hepburn and George Peppard proposes an interesting question: Do ... Read More »

Big Things in Small Packages

Posted by debbie fields on 10/02/19

For Sunday, October 6, 2019

27th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Habakkuk 1:2-3; 2:2-42 Timothy 1:6-8, 13-14Luke 17:5-10

“Destruction and violence are before me; there is strife, and clamorous discord.” These words, uttered by the prophet Habakkuk, are as relevant today as they were the day they were first ... Read More »