Reflecting Him

A series of spiritual contemplations on the role of the Lord in our daily life

Author Archive: hisservant

Narrow Gates and Hard Roads

Daily Reflection – 6/25/19   Sacred Scripture Jesus said to his disciples: “Do not give what is holy to dogs, or throw your pearls before swine, lest they trample them underfoot, and turn and tear you to pieces. Do to others whatever you would have them do to you. This is the Law and the …

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Finding Our Path

Daily Reflection – 6/24/19 Sacred Scripture When the time arrived for Elizabeth to have her child she gave birth to a son. Her neighbors and relatives heard that the Lord had shown his great mercy toward her, and they rejoiced with her. When they came on the eighth day to circumcise the child, they were …

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And Your Treasure Is ?

Daily Reflection – 6/21/19 Sacred Scripture Jesus said to his disciples: “Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust consume and where thieves break in and steal; but store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust consumes and where thieves do not break in and steal. …

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The Realism of The Lord’s Prayer

Daily Reflection – 6/20/19 Sacred Scripture Jesus said to his disciples: “In praying, do not babble like the pagans, who think that they will be heard because of their many words. Do not be like them. Your Father knows what you need before you ask him. This is how you are to pray: ‘Our Father …

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What Is Your Secret ?

  Daily Reflection – 6/19/19 Sacred Scripture Jesus said to his disciples: “Take care not to perform righteous deeds in order that people may see them; otherwise, you will have no recompense from your heavenly Father. When you give alms, do not blow a trumpet before you, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and …

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The Gift of Loving An Enemy

Daily Reflection – 6/18/19 Sacred Scripture Jesus said to his disciples: “You have heard that it was said, You shall love your neighbor and hate your enemy. But I say to you, love your enemies, and pray for those who persecute you, that you may be children of your heavenly Father, for he makes his sun …

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To Turn The Other Cheek ?

  Daily Reflection – 6/17/19 Sacred Scripture Jesus said to his disciples: “You have heard that it was said, An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth. But I say to you, offer no resistance to one who is evil. When someone strikes you on your right cheek, turn the other one to …

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Mirroring His Fidelity

Daily Reflection – 6/14/19 Sacred Scripture Jesus said to his disciples: “You have heard that it was said, You shall not commit adultery. But I say to you, everyone who looks at a woman with lust has already committed adultery with her in his heart. If your right eye causes you to sin, tear it out …

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To See His Face

Daily Reflection – 6/13/19 Sacred Scripture Jesus said to his disciples: “For I tell you, unless your righteousness exceeds that of the scribes and Pharisees, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven. You have heard that it was said to those of ancient times, ‘You shall not murder’; and ‘whoever murders shall be liable …

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When Faith Is Recognized

Daily Reflection – 6/12/19 Sacred Scripture Jesus said to his disciples: “Do not think that I have come to abolish the law or the prophets; I have come not to abolish but to fulfill. For truly I tell you, until heaven and earth pass away, not one letter, not one stroke of a letter, will …

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