Commentary

These commentaries on the Sunday Scriptures were written by Peg Schneller, a longtime parishioner of Blessed Sacrament. The fruit of her love for both God’s Word and her growing family, this ministry began with the hope of equipping her adult children with insights into the Sunday Mass readings so that they might stay connected to the Lord and to the Catholic Church as they ventured out into the world.

Her enthusiasm was contagious, as first her family and friends, then a Young Mother’s Prayer Group, and finally others discovered the joy and depth of the Holy Word. Peg had a way of bringing the wisdom of the Church into her efforts in such an accessible way that the spiritual lives of those who encountered these materials were often enriched and deepened. In the year 2000, Peg and her husband Duke moved to Custer, SD when her husband retired from private practice in dentistry. At this time, Peg adapted her study into a written format and continued to share it via email with anyone who desired to receive it. Because of this, we have her wisdom in a written form to share with you. Peg passed away in 2012 after a long battle with cancer. Her family and those who were touched by her ministry are grateful for the opportunity to continue sharing her wisdom and knowledge with parishioners from Blessed Sacrament and others who visit our website. As you explore these commentaries, we encourage you to invite the Holy Spirit to open your heart to God’s Word and let it come alive in your heart.

November, 2017

November 26, 2017, 2017 (The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe)
November 19, 2017, 2017 (33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time)
November 12, 2017, 2017 (32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time)
November 5, 2017, 2017 (31st Sunday in Ordinary Time)

October, 2017

October 29, 2017 (30th Sunday in Ordinary Time)
October 22, 2017 (29th Sunday in Ordinary Time)
October 15, 2017 (28th Sunday in Ordinary Time)
October 8, 2017 (27th Sunday in Ordinary Time)
October 1, 2017 (26th Sunday in Ordinary Time)

September, 2017

September 24, 2017 (25th Sunday in Ordinary Time)
September 17, 2017 (24th Sunday in Ordinary Time)
September 10, 2017 (23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time)
September 3, 2017 (22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time)

August, 2017

August 27, 2017 (21st Sunday in Ordinary Time)
August 20, 2017 (20th Sunday in Ordinary Time)
August 13, 2017 (19th Sunday in Ordinary Time)
August 6, 2017 (Feast of the Transfiguration of the Lord)

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