Daily Reflection Questions for October 2017

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DateLiturgical CalendarReflection Question
November 1 All Saints. Solemnity. 1Jn 3:1-3 “… we are God’s children now.” How am I a child of God?
November 2 Commemoration of Faithful Departed Rom 6:3-9 How do I choose to live the new life Christ won for me?
November 3   Lk 14:1-6 How do I care for my sisters and brothers in need?
November 4 Charles Borromeo, Bishop Rom Lk 14:1, 7-11 How do I present myself to God?
November 5 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time Mt 23:1-12 What do I practice what I preach?
November 6   Rom 11:29-36 How have I recently experienced God’s mercy?
November 7   Rom 12:5-16a In what ways am I using the gifts God gave me for the mission of the Church?
November 8   Lk 14:25-33 Who do I place first in my life?
November 9 Dedication of Lateran Basilica. Feast. John 2:13-22 How do I care for “the Holy areas” in my life?
November 10 Leo the Great, Pope, Doctor of the Church. Rom 15:14-21 Am I aware of the goodness of those I serve and their service to others, all graces from God?
November 11 Martin of Tours. Feast. Mt 25:31-40 When do I reach out to the poor and share my abundance?
November 12 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time Wis 6:12-16 “Wisdom is found by those who seek her.” Have I?
November 13 Frances Xavier Cabrini, Missionary Ps 139:1-10 When has the God who knows me and loves me, held me fast and guided me?
November 14   Wis 2:23 to 3:9 “Those who trust in the Lord shall understand truth.” Have I experienced this trust?
November 15   Lk 17:11-19 How do I show my praise to God?
November 16 Gertrude the Great. Feast. Jn 15:1-8 What fruits do I use to bear God’s wisdom and love?
November 17 Elizabeth of Hungary Ps 19:2-3, 4-5 “The heavens proclaim the glory of God.”
November 18 Rose Philippine Duchesne, Missionary Lk 18:1-8 How do I bolster a weary heart in my prayer?
November 19 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time 1Thes 5:1-6 How have I prepared for the Lord?
November 20   Lk 18:35-43 When do I call out to Jesus, and how does Jesus hear my voice?
November 21 Presentation of Mary Mt 12:46-50 How do I extend my love of God to all of my family and friends as Jesus did?
November 22 Cecilia Lk 19:11-28 How do I follow the Lord’s footsteps in “his ascent to Jerusalem?”
November 23 Thanksgiving Day Ps 50 How have I experienced the saving power of God and in what ways do I give thanks?
November 24 Andrew Dung-Lac and Companions Lk 19:45-48 Where is my house of prayer?
November 25   Ps 9:2-6, 16, 19 “Give thanks to God with all my heart.”
November 26 Christ the King Ps 23:1-3, 5-6 How has God led me besides restful waters?
November 27   Lk 21:1-4 How available do I make myself for others?
November 28   Lk 21:5-11 Am I willing to let go of my “old ways” in order to grow anew?
November 29   Lk 21:12-19 Who is my rock and stronghold in times of difficulty? How do I persevere?
November 30 Andrew, Apostle Rom 10:9-18 How have I “heard” the word of Christ today?

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