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August 25, 2019: Twenty-first Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sara Bennett | August 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

Reading: Luke 13:22-30 Jesus passed through towns and villages, teaching as he went and making his way to Jerusalem. Someone asked him, “Lord, will only a few people be saved?” He answered them,“Strive to enter through the narrow gate, for many, I tell you, will attempt to enter but will not be strong enough. After the…

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August 18, 2019: Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sara Bennett | August 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

Reading: Luke 12:49-53 Jesus said to his disciples: “I have come to set the earth on fire, and how I wish it were already blazing! There is a baptism with which I must be baptized, and how great is my anguish until it is accomplished! Do you think that I have come to establish peace…

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August 11, 2019: Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sara Bennett | August 8, 2019 | 4 Comments

Reading: Luke 12:32-38 Jesus said to his disciples: “Do not be afraid any longer, little flock, for your Father is pleased to give you the kingdom.  Sell your belongings and give alms. Provide money bags for yourselves that do not wear out, an inexhaustible treasure in heaven that no thief can reach nor moth destroy.…

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August 4, 2019: Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sara Bennett | August 1, 2019 | 2 Comments

Reading: Luke 12:13-21 Someone in the crowd said to Jesus, “Teacher, tell my brother to share the inheritance with me.” He replied to him, “Friend, who appointed me as your judge and arbitrator?” Then he said to the crowd, “Take care to guard against all greed, for though one may be rich, one’s life does not…

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June 24, 2018: Solemnity of the Nativity of Saint John the Baptist

By Sara Bennett | June 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Reading: Luke 1:57-66, 80 When the time arrived for Elizabeth to have her child she gave birth to a son. Her neighbors and relatives heard that the Lord had shown his great mercy toward her, and they rejoiced with her. When they came on the eighth day to circumcise the child, they were going to…

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June 17, 2018: Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sara Bennett | June 14, 2018 | 1 Comment

Reading: Mark 4:26-34 Jesus said to the crowds: “This is how it is with the kingdom of God; it is as if a sower were to scatter seed on the land and would sleep and rise night and day and through it all the seed would sprout and grow, the sower knows not how. Of…

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June 10, 2018: Tenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sara Bennett | June 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

Reading: Mark 3:20-35 Jesus came home with his disciples. Again the crowd gathered, making it impossible for them even to eat. When his relatives heard of this they set out to seize him, for they said, “He is out of his mind.” The scribes who had come from Jerusalem said, “He is possessed by Beelzebul,”…

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June 3, 2018: Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ

By Sara Bennett | May 31, 2018 | 0 Comments

Reading: Mark 14:12-16, 22-26 On the first day of the Feast of Unleavened Bread, when they sacrificed the Passover lamb, Jesus’ disciples said to him, “Where do you want us to go and prepare for you to eat the Passover?” He sent two of his disciples and said to them, “Go into the city and…

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Sara is a Providence Associate and became acquainted with the Sisters of Providence while obtaining a Masters in Pastoral Theology degree at St. Mary of the Woods College. She lives in Machesney Park, IL. and currently provides a helping hand to folks that are homebound, facilitates a parish prayer group and is part of a group ministry that delivers food from her parish pantry to senior living facilities. Sara retired in 2015 after 30 years with The Boeing Company.