Voices
Jaime L. Waters teaches Scripture at DePaul University in Chicago. She is an associate professor of Catholic studies.
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Jaime L. WatersJanuary 21, 2021
The Gospel reminds us to treat all people, especially the sick, with dignity, care and respect.
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Jaime L. WatersJanuary 21, 2021
Today’s readings inspire us to be mindful and attuned to all of creation and the ways that we support or harm our fellow creatures.
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Jaime L. WatersJanuary 21, 2021
Today’s Gospel prompts us to honor, appreciate and thank the many people who have been healers in our midst,
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Jaime L. WatersJanuary 21, 2021
Today’s readings remind us we are not alone in our quest for understanding and clarity.
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Jaime L. WatersDecember 30, 2020
Today is an excellent opportunity to reflect on Mary’s presence in the Gospels as we honor her as the mother of God.
In a dark room, a wooden manger sits in a beam of light pouring through a window
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Jaime L. WatersDecember 23, 2020
At the end of a difficult year, the readings for Christmas Masses during the day offer us needed comfort and hope.
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Jaime L. WatersDecember 17, 2020
The Gospel shows how Jesus preaches: through words and actions.
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Jaime L. WatersDecember 17, 2020
The disciples are at work, fishing or mending nets, and Jesus invites them to embark on a new vocation
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Jaime L. WatersDecember 17, 2020
Samuel and Peter serve as models for how to react to new beginnings and calls to serve.
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Jaime L. WatersDecember 17, 2020
The Magi's journey and acts of worship are examples of how we should seek and find Christ in our lives.