Tag Archives: Behold

Answering the Call

Jesse Tree Day 9: Moses is out tending his sheep when he sees a burning bush that isn’t being burned. Curious, he goes over to check it out. God speaks to him from the bush saying, “I need you to … Continue reading

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Behold the Man

There is a time in the Mass that recalls the moment when Jesus is brought out to the crowds by Pontius Pilate. The Eucharist is held up, broken, just as Jesus was presented by Pilate. He was beaten, bloodied, imprisoned, and … Continue reading

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Spring Rains

I love the day after a spring rain. At least, I love those rains that take all the humidity and yuck that have been hanging in the air, bring it to the ground, and leave you with a sunny, dry, … Continue reading

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Yes

I love Mary’s response to the angel, “Behold, I am the handmaid of the Lord.” (Luke 1:38 NAB)  She had just been told that she was to carry the Son of God, the Messiah.  I’ve always heard about Mary’s “yes,” … Continue reading

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