My Sheep Hear My Voice

My Sheep Hear My Voice

4th Sunday In Easter

“My sheep hear my voice; I know them, and they follow me …”

Every evening she could hear the newborn in the apartment next door cry and cry. The parents put the child to sleep alone in the dark. The baby cries for a long time; the exhaust­ed parents clearly are oblivious to their child’s anguish or are at a loss as to what to do.

What can or should she do? She’s not sure. Speaking to the parents might make what is just an annoying situation into something much worse.

So, in her struggle and anguish, she decides to pray.  And lo and behold; during her earnest prayer, God’s good grace inspires her to sing! Continue reading

God’s Mercy Endures Forever

Freeport, Il – (ProLifeCorner.com) – 5-2-2014 – by Staff – The merciful love of God is the central theme of the Bible.  Divine Mercy is also at the heart of the Gospel.   If we really look at how God has revealed Himself in Scripture and Church Tradition, we discover afresh how mercy is essential to understanding His message of eternal salvation. Mercy even reveals His very identity.  These wonderful words were taken from a homily given on Divine Mercy Sunday, April 27, 2014 at a church in another city.  Following is the homily in its entirety.  Thank you for sharing this with us, Father. Continue reading