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September 20, 2009: 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | September 18, 2009 |

They came to Capernaum; and when he was in the house Jesus asked his disciples, “What were you discussing on the way?” But they were silent; for on the way…

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September 13, 2009: 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | September 11, 2009 |

What good is it, my brothers and sisters, if someone says he or she has faith but does not have works? Can that faith save him or her? If a…

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September 6, 2009: 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | September 4, 2009 |

My brothers and sisters, do you with your acts of favoritism really believe in our glorious Lord Jesus Christ? For if a person with gold rings and in fine clothes…

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August 30, 2009: 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | August 28, 2009 |

Every generous act of giving, with every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights…Receive with meekness the implanted word that has the power to save…

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August 23, 2009: 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | August 21, 2009 |

As the teachings of Jesus got more difficult for the people to accept, many turned away from following him. So Jesus asked the Twelve, “Do you also wish to go…

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August 16, 2009: 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | August 14, 2009 |

Brothers and sisters: Be careful how you live, not as unwise people, but as wise, making the most of the time, because the days are evil. So do not be…

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August 9, 2009: 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | August 7, 2009 |

Jesus said to the Jews, “I am the bread of life. Your ancestors ate the manna in the desert, but they died; this is the bread that comes down from…

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August 2, 2009: 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | August 1, 2009 |

Jesus said to the crowd that followed him and his disciples, “…my Father gives you the true bread from heaven. For the bread of God is that which comes down…

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July 26, 2009: 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | July 24, 2009 |

When Jesus raised his eyes and saw that a large crowd was coming to him, he said to Philip, “Where can we buy enough food for them to eat?” He…

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July 19, 2009: 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | July 17, 2009 |

The apostles gathered together with Jesus and reported all they had done and taught. He said to them, “Come away to a deserted place and rest a while.” People were…

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July 12, 2009: 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | July 10, 2009 |

Jesus called to himself the twelve apostles, and began to send them out two by two, and gave them authority over the unclean spirits. He charged them to take nothing…

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July 5, 2009: 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | July 3, 2009 |

Jesus went to his own country, and his companions followed him. On the Sabbath he began to teach in the synagogue, and many who heard him were astonished, saying, “Where…

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