Day 38: Casting My Lot with the Out Crowd

Today's Mass Readings  In John’s Gospel, directly preceding today’s reading, Jesus says, “My sheep hear my voice; I know them, and they follow me.” Enter our reading. The people in charge have had enough: it’s time to stone…

Day 37: Revealing Our True Selves

For a long time, I have struggled with revealing the truth about myself; failing to celebrate my own Chicano identity in order to fit in.

Day 36: Putting It All on the Line

Our reading today tells the story of the three Hebrew men who refused to worship the god of King Nebuchadnezzar, sacrificing their very lives in obedience to their God. Their brave act challenged me to reflect upon my own beliefs and convictions and to consider if I would do the same if ever a situation required that level of sacrifice.