Resources for Deeper Reflection

As we contemplate the readings from the 10th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Living The Word 

Journey with fellow parishioners as they share their reflection on the Sunday readings.


The Pastoral Center "Questions for the Week" 
10th Sunday in Ordinary Time, June 10, 2018

Love for All: Jesus said, "Whoever does the will of God is my brother and sister and mother." (Mark 3:35)

  • Genesis 3:9-15 - The fall
  • 2 Corinthians 4:13-5:1 - Paradox of the ministry
  • Mark 3:20-35 - Jesus and Beelzebub; Jesus and his family

Adults: In what way could you widen the circle of your family to include someone in need?

Kids: Whom could you invite to share a happy time with your family?



Online Resources for Families

Sunday Readings from the Lectionary for Masses with Children  For each Sunday and for other major feasts of the liturgical year, the "Gospel Reflections" section includes a reflection for families, suggestions for bringing the Gospel into your family, and discussion starters. Another section of the site presents a "Question of the Week" for adults and for children - in English and Spanish. Provides a number of online resources to help all family members prepare for Sunday Mass and connect liturgy and life.


Online Resources for Adults

The following are links to some useful web sites to provide daily or weekly reflection from a national author. Check them out!

Rev. Ronald Rolheiser, OMI:  Features weekly columns with easy access to previous columns. 

Bishop Robert Barron, auxiliary bishop of Los Angeles; former president of Mundelein Seminary of the Archdiocese of Chicago:

Joan Chittister, a Benedictine sister and popular spiritual author, offers a free weekly newsletter, Vision & Viewpoint. Weekly columns – A Word from Joan – are featured on her website,  

Sacred Space, daily prayer offered by the Irish

--Offered by our Adult Faith Formation Committee