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Aug. 22, 2010: 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | August 20, 2010 |

“My child, do not regard lightly the discipline of God, nor lose courage when you are punished by God. For it is the one who is loved that God disciplines,…

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Aug. 15, 2010: The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | August 13, 2010 |

Mary set out and traveled to the hill country in haste to a town of Judah, where she entered the house of Zechariah and greeted Elizabeth. When Elizabeth heard Mary’s…

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Aug. 8, 2010: 19 Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | August 6, 2010 |

Jesus said to his companions: “Fear not, little flock, for it is God’s good pleasure to open to you the reign of God. Sell your possessions, and give alms; provide…

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Aug. 1, 2010: 18 Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | July 30, 2010 |

Jesus told this parable. “The land of a rich man produced abundantly. And he thought to himself, ‘What should I do for I have no place to store my crops?’…

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July 25, 2010: 17 Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | July 23, 2010 |

In today’s Gospel, Jesus teaches the disciples how to pray. Jesus said to them, “When you pray, say: ‘Father, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come. Give us each day…

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July 18, 2010: 16 Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | July 16, 2010 |

As they went on their way, Jesus entered a village, and a woman named Martha received him into her house. She had a sister called Mary, who sat at Jesus’…

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July 11, 2010: 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | July 9, 2010 |

A lawyer asked Jesus, “And who is my neighbor?” Jesus replied, “A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, and he fell among robbers, who stripped him and beat…

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July 4, 2010: 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | July 2, 2010 |

Jesus appointed seventy others, and sent them on ahead of him, two by two, into every town and place where he himself was about to come. He said to them,…

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June 27, 2010: 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | June 25, 2010 |

As they were going along the road, someone approached and said to Jesus, “I will follow you wherever you go.” He replied, “Foxes have holes, and the birds of the…

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June 20, 2010: 12th Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | June 18, 2010 |

Jesus said to his companions, “If you would come after me, deny yourself and take up your cross daily and follow me. For saving your life will mean losing it,…

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June 13, 2010: 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | June 11, 2010 |

Happy are they whose sins are forgiven, in whom God finds no evil, no deceit …I stopped hiding my sin and spoke out, “God, I confess my wrong.” And you…

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June 6, 2010: Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | June 4, 2010 |

I received from the Lord what I also handed on to you, that the Lord Jesus on the night when he was betrayed took a loaf of bread, and when…

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