An Unexpected Introduction

May 5, 2017 – Friday of the Third Week of Easter Worthy is the Lamb who was slain, to receive power and divinity, wisdom and strength and honor.  Alleluia! Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com) Click for: Readings for the day (From the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops) A reading from the Acts of the Apostles […]

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Finding the Bread for Life

May 4, 2017 – Thursday of the Third Week of Easter I am the living bread that came down from heaven, says the Lord; whoever eats this bread will live forever.  Alleluia! Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com) Click for: Readings for the day (From the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops) A reading from the holy […]

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The Divine GPS

May 3, 2017 – Feast of Saints Philip and James, Apostles I am the way, the truth, and the life, says the Lord; Philip, whoever has seen me has seen the Father.  Alleluia! Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com) Click for: Readings for the day (From the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops) A reading from the […]

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Forgiveness Until the End

May 2, 2017 – Tuesday of the Third Week of Easter Saint Athanasius, Bishop, Doctor of the Church I am the bread of life, says the Lord; whoever comes to me will never hunger. Alleluia! Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com) Click for: Readings for the day (From the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops) A reading […]

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May 1, 2017 – Monday of the Third Week of Easter Saint Joseph the Worker One does not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes forth from the mouth of God. Alleluia!  Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com)  Click for: Readings for the day (From the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops)  A reading […]

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THIRD SUNDAY OF EASTER APRIL 30, 2017 Alleluia, Alleluia. Lord Jesus, open the Scriptures to us; make our hearts burn while you speak to us. Alleluia, Alleluia.   The Gospel of Saint Luke 24: 13-35 Recognizing Jesus in the Breaking of the Bread Now that very day, two of them were going to a village […]

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The Odds of Winning This Fight

April 28, 2017 – Friday of the Second Week of Easter Saint Louis Grignion de Montfort One does not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes forth from the mouth of God. Alleluia! Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com) Click for: Readings for the day (From the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops) A […]

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Who’s Your Papa

April 27, 2017 – Thursday of the Second Week of Easter Behold, I am with you always, even to the end of the age, alleluia! Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com) Click for: Readings for the day (From the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops) A reading from the Acts of the Apostles (5:27-33) When the court […]

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An Angelic Prison Break

April 26, 2017 – Wednesday of the Second Week of Easter God so loved the world that he gave his only begotten Son, so that everyone who believes in him might have eternal life. Alleluia! Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com) Click for: Readings for the day (From the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops) A reading […]

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April 25, 2017 – Feast of Saint Mark, Evangelist Go into all the world, and proclaim the Gospel to every creature, alleluia! Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com) Click for: Readings for the day (From the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops) A reading from the first Letter of Saint Peter (5:5b-14) Beloved: Clothe yourselves with humility […]

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Shake the World

April 24, 2017 – Monday of the Second Week of Easter Christ, having risen from the dead, dies now no more; death will no longer have dominion over him, alleluia! Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com) Click for: Readings for the day (From the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops) A reading from the Acts of the […]

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Gospel Reflection: Divine Mercy Sunday

SECOND SUNDAY OF EASTER – SUNDAY OF DIVINE MERCY APRIL 23, 2017 ALLELUIA You believe in me, Thomas because you have seen me, says the Lord; Blessed are they who have not seen me, but still believe! ALLELUIA A reading from the holy Gospel according to John 20: 19-31 On the evening of that first […]

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