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Thursday after Ash Wednesday

Today’ Mass Readings Thursday after Ash Wednesday Luke 9:22-25. How we carry our cross every day can affect the lives and spirituality of many, many people. Fr. Michael Gaifley relates the story of a father who knows his child must undergo a very serious surgery. Without the surgery, the child would never heal and could […]

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Ash Wednesday

Today’ Mass Readings Ash Wednesday. Introduction. Lent offers us an opportunity to reflect on our character as it is demonstrated through our words and deeds. Let us now take stock of our relationship with God and others and confess our need for a new heart. Homily. Matthew 6:1-6, 16-18. We are all used to attention […]

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Tuesday 6th Week of the Year

Today’ Mass Readings Tuesday 6th Week of the Year. Introduction. Jesus warns the disciples to guard against the leaven of the Pharisees and the leaven of Herod. Relying only on our own resources hardens our hearts to receive God’s generosity. We pray now for his mercy. Homily. This leaven of the Pharisees, trusting in ourselves, […]

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Wednesday 5th Week of the Year

Today’ Mass Readings Wednesday 5th Week of the Year Mark 7:14-23 Choices we make for evil and for good never come from outside of us but always from within. We have seen this past week that the 10 Commandments in all their simplicity are about relationships – with God and each other. Jesus reduced the […]

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Tuesday 5th Week of the Year

Today’ Mass Readings Tuesday 5th Week of the Year. Mark 7:1-13. How important it is to be “sincere” in our relationship with Jesus and others. Genuine love, especially sacrificial love always strengthens relationships. If we were to go to the market looking for a statue in Judea at the time of our Lord Jesus, we […]

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