lent

Wednesday of the Second Week of Lent. What Is Your Foundation Made of? »

March 8th, 2017    Posted in Daily Meditations

Unless the Lord builds the house, those who build it labor in vain. Unless the Lord watches over the city, the watchman stays awake in vain. Psalm 127:1 (Read at every Pre-Sanctified Liturgy) Our son loves to build things with Legos. One day, we were building a “skyscraper,” taking all of the Legos and building a tall tower. Nicholas was much younger back then, and as he was building, he […]

Tuesday of the Second Week of Lent. All You Need to Remember Are These Two Things »

March 7th, 2017    Posted in Daily Meditations

But when the Pharisees heard that He had silenced the Sadducees, they came together. And one of them, a lawyer, asked Him a question, to test him. “Teacher, which is the great commandment in the law?” And He said to him, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind. This is the great and first commandment. And […]

Monday of the Second Week of Lent. Are We in the End Times? Is Everyone Going to be Saved? »

March 6th, 2017    Posted in Daily Meditations

As He sat on the Mount of Olives, the disciples came to Him privately, saying, “Tell us, when will this be, and what will be the sign of Your coming and of the close of the age?” And Jesus answered them, “Take heed that no one leads you astray. For many will come in My name, saying, ‘I am the Christ,’ and they will lead many astray. And you will […]

Friday of the First Week of Lent. Come with Conviction, Not Just for the Signs »

March 3rd, 2017    Posted in Daily Meditations

The crowd that had been with him when He called Lazarus out of the tomb and raised him from the dead bore witness. The reason why the crowd went to meet him was that they heard he had done this sign. John 12:17-18 I’ve often wondered how a large crowd on a Sunday could cheer “Hosanna” for Jesus as He entered into Jerusalem, and five days later, many of the […]

Thursday of the First Week of Lent. We Must Become Like Children »

March 2nd, 2017    Posted in Daily Meditations

But when the chief priests and the scribes saw the wonderful things that he did, and the children crying out in the temple, ”Hosanna to the Son of David!” they were indignant; and they said to him, “Do you hear what these are saying?” And Jesus said to them, “Yes; have you never read, ‘Out of the mouth of babes and sucklings thou hast brought perfect praise’?” Matthew 21: 15-16 […]