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August 4, 2019: Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Sara Bennett | August 1, 2019 |

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…

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July 28, 2019: Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Cathy Keller | July 25, 2019 |

Reading: Luke 11:1-13 Jesus was praying in a certain place, and when he had finished, one of his disciples said to him, “Lord, teach us to pray just as John…

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July 21, 2019: Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Cathy Keller | July 18, 2019 |

Reading: Luke 10:38-42 Jesus entered a village where a woman whose name was Martha welcomed him. She had a sister named Mary who sat beside the Lord at his feet…

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July 14, 2019: Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Cathy Keller | July 11, 2019 |

Reading: Luke 10:25-37 There was a scholar of the law who stood up to test Jesus and said, “Teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?” Jesus said to…

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July 7, 2019: Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Cathy Keller | July 4, 2019 |

Reading: Luke 10:1-12, 17-20 At that time the Lord appointed seventy-two others whom he sent ahead of him in pairs to every town and place he intended to visit. He…

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June 30, 2019: Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

By Helen Flavin | June 27, 2019 |

Reading: Luke 9:51-62 When the days for Jesus’ being taken up were fulfilled, he resolutely determined to journey to Jerusalem, and he sent messengers ahead of him.  On the way…

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June 23, 2019: The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ

By Helen Flavin | June 20, 2019 |

Reading: Luke 9:11b-17 Jesus spoke to the crowds about the kingdom of God, and he healed those who needed to be cured.As the day was drawing to a close, the…

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June 16, 2019: Trinity Sunday

By Helen Flavin | June 13, 2019 |

Reading: John 16:12-15 Jesus said to his disciples:“I have much more to tell you, but you cannot bear it now.But when he comes, the Spirit of truth, he will guide…

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June 9, 2019: Pentecost Sunday

By Helen Flavin | June 6, 2019 |

Reading: John 20:19-23 On the evening of that first day of the week, when the doors were locked, where the disciples were, for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and…

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June 2, 2019: The Ascension of the Lord

By Helen Flavin | May 30, 2019 |

Reading: Luke 24:46-53 Jesus said to his disciples:“Thus it is written that the Christ would suffer and rise from the dead on the third day and that repentance for the…

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May 26, 2019: Sixth Sunday of Easter

By Connie Schnapf | May 23, 2019 |

Reading: John 14:23-29 Jesus said to his disciples:“Whoever loves me will keep my word, and my Father will love him, and we will come to him and make our dwelling…

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May 19, 2019: Fifth Sunday of Easter

By Connie Schnapf | May 16, 2019 |

Reading: John 13:31-33a, 34-35 When Judas had left them, Jesus said,“Now is the Son of Man glorified, and God is glorified in him.If God is glorified in him,God will also…

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