Daily Reflection Questions for December 2017

Two other options:

  • Receive the daily reflection by following @mountosb on Twitter.
  • Get the daily reflection sent as a text message to your mobile phone each day through our Mobile Ministry.
DateLiturgical CalendarReflection Question
January 1 Mary, Mother of God Lk 2:16-21 What message have I been told?
January 2 Basil the Great and Gregory Nazianzen, Bishops Jn 1:19-28 “Make straight the way of the Lord.” How is my path?
January 3 Holy Name of Jesus 1Jn 2:29 to 3:6. Do I know that I am a child of God?
January 4 Elizabeth Ann Seton Ps 98 “Sing to the Lord a new song.” What news songs have I created in my life?
January 5 John Neumann, Bishop Jn 1:43- 51 “Follow me.”
January 6 Mk 1:7-11 “I am well pleased.” How do I please the Lord?
January 7 Epiphany Mt 2:1-12 How do I give homage to Jesus?
January 8 Baptism of the Lord Mk 1:7-11 How pleased is God with me?
January 9   1Sm 1:9-20 Do I persist in my prayer life when I am challenged?
January 10 Gregory of Nysa, Bishop 1Sm 3:1-10, 19-20 How do I know when God is speaking to me?
January 11   Mk 1:40-45 What do I want God to help me make clean in my heart?
January 12 Mk 2:1-12 How has God shocked me lately?
January 13 Mk 2:13-17 Who am I open to sit at table with and eat a meal?
January 14 2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time 1Cor 6:13c-15a, 17-20 “Your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit within you.”
January 15 Maur and Placid Sm 15:16-23 How am I obedient to the Lord?
January 16   1Sm 16:1-13 What does God see when he looks into my heart?
January 17 Anthony, Abbot Ps 144:1,2, 9-10 “Blessed be the Lord, my rock.” Who do I depend on in a crisis?
January 18   Mk 3:7-12 Do I have a retreat place when I need to get away?
January 19   1Sm 24:3-21 How do I show mercy on others, even when they have harmed me?
January 20   Ps 80:2-3, 5- 7 “Let us see your face, Lord, and we shall be saved.”
January 21 3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time Ps 25: 4-5, 6-7, 8- 9 What paths has God taught me to take?
January 22 Vincent, Deacon 2Sm 5:1-7, 10 How do I lead others to God?
January 23   Mk 3:31-35 How do I accept others as my sisters and brothers?
January 24 Francis de Sales, Bishop 2Sm 7:4-17 How do I care for the “household of the Lord” in my life?
January 25 Conversion of Paul Acts 22:3-16 Am I zealous for God and God’s ways?
January 26 Timothy & Titus Mk 4:26-34 How do I compare the kingdom of God?
January 27 Angela Merici Lk 10:1-9 Am I aware of others in need of learning about the Word of God? Do I act?
January 28 4th Sunday in Ordinary Time Ps 95:1-2, 6-7, 7-9 “Harden not your hearts.” When do I harden my heart?
January 29 Mk 5:1-20 How am I a messenger of God’s Word?
January 30 Mk 5:21-43 Has my faith helped me heal in times of need?
January 31 John Bosco Mk 6:1-6 Do I treat those closest to me with the least respect?

© Benedictine Sisters of Mount St. Scholastica, 2017