Browsing the February 2023 archive of Blog

An Anatomy of Sin

Posted by debbie fields on 2/22/23



For Sunday, February 26, 2023

1st Sunday of Lent

Genesis 2:7-9; 3:1-7

Romans 5:12-19 OR 5:12, 17-19

Matthew 4:1-11


Kichijiro is a supporting figure in Martin Scorsese’s 2016 drama/history movie, Silence. In the movie, Kichijiro is a Japanese guide who serves and accompanies the French Jesuits, ... Read More »

The Power of our God of Love

Posted by debbie fields on 2/16/23



For Sunday, February 19, 2023

7th Sunday in Ordinary Time  

Leviticus 19:1-2, 17-18

1 Corinthians 3:16-23

Matthew 5:38-48


An excerpt from: Father Arseny: Priest, Prisoner, Spiritual Father (pp. 30-31). Saint Vladimir’s Seminary Press. Kindle Edition:


“The weather outside was ferocious. Many prisoners froze to death ... Read More »

The Heart in Your Hands

Posted by debbie fields on 2/08/23



For Sunday, February 12, 2023

6th Sunday in Ordinary Time 

Sir 15:15-20

1 Cor 2:6-10

Mt 5:17-37 or MT 5:20-22a, 27-28, 33-34a, 37


"Do not think that I have come to abolish the law or the prophets. I have come not to abolish but to ... Read More »

Called to be Salt and Light

Posted by debbie fields on 2/01/23



For Sunday, February 5, 2023

5th Sunday in Ordinary Time 

Isaiah 58:7-10

1 Corinthians 2:1-5

Matthew 5:13-16



You are the light of the world. A city set on a mountain cannot be hidden. Nor do they light a lamp and then put it under ... Read More »