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October 18, 2009: 29th Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | October 16, 2009 |

Jesus called them (the apostles) to him and said to them, “You know that among the Gentiles those whom they recognize as their rulers lord it over them, and their…

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October 11, 2009: 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | October 9, 2009 |

I prayed, and understanding was given me. I called on God, and the spirit of wisdom came to me. I preferred her to scepters and thrones, and I accounted wealth…

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October 4, 2009: 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | October 2, 2009 |

The Lord God said, “It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a suitable partner for him.” God formed out of the ground various wild…

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September 27, 2009: 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sister Mary Beth Klingel | September 25, 2009 |

God’s teaching is perfect, renewing life. God’s decrees are trustworthy, giving wisdom to the simple. God’s law is truth, gladdening the heart. God’s words are clear, enlightening the eyes. (Psalm…

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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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