saturday inspiration

  • Saturday Inspiration: Father’s Day Prayer

    Saturday Inspiration: Father’s Day Prayer

    June 18, 2021

    Today, we honor all fathers — birth fathers, foster fathers, godfathers, grandfathers, father figures… We pray for fathers joyfully, yet anxiously, awaiting the birth of a child. May these fathers be filled with boundless love and courage. We pray for fathers discouraged by harsh financial circumstances and worries about housing and food. Grant them opportunity […]

  • Called to Love: Mirroring God’s Love

    Called to Love: Mirroring God’s Love

    November 13, 2020

    We are loved by a Compassionate God. If we are open to God’s love, we ARE able to show God’s love to all others in our universal human community. Our memory and empathy challenge us to act. Matthew 22:34-40 calls us to LOVE – to ponder the intertwining relationship between “love of God” and “love […]

  • Saturday Inspiration: Deep Listening

    Saturday Inspiration: Deep Listening

    November 6, 2020

    Scripture tells us that each human being is precious in the eyes of God; named before we were even born. Seeing one another through Christ’s eyes and treating each other as Christ would is our precious gift back to God and to one another. As Dominicans, we strive to live contemplatively. For it is from […]