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Reflections on the Readings for Sunday, February 1, 2015

Readings for today There are real prophets sent from the Lord Himself to whom we are instructed to listen  – and there are false prophets whom we are warned against.  How do we tell if a prophet is sent by … Continue reading

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Reflection on Today’s Gospel, Sunday, October 26, 2014

Readings for Sunday, October 26, 2014 Those doggone Pharisees were testing Jesus again.  As always, Jesus had the perfect answer to put them in their place. I realize that this may not be a really popular view with many in … Continue reading

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Reflection on the Readings for Sunday, August 4, 2013

Readings for Sunday, August 4, 2013 Obviously, the theme of the readings for this Sunday is putting God above all in our lives. In the first reading from Ecclesiastes, the word vanity (or a form of the word)  is used … Continue reading

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Feast of Corpus Christi

This Sunday, June 2nd, we celebrate the feast of Corpus Christi, the Body of Christ.   All of the mass readings point to this awesome mystery we called the Eucharist.  It is such an extreme grace and privilege to be able … Continue reading

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Reflection on the Gospel for February 10, 2013

Readings for Feb. 10, 2013 A few thoughts on this very familiar gospel passage from Luke – First of all – How many times do we try to do things alone before we “revert” to prayer?   The men had fished … Continue reading

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Reflection on the Gospel for Sunday, September 30, 2012

Readings for Sunday, September 30, 2012 When I read this passage – At that time, John said to Jesus, “Teacher, we saw someone driving out demons in your name, and we tried to prevent him because he does not follow … Continue reading

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